Barrett slams foot-dragging on Lyme action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 14, 2016   QUEEN’S PARK – Haldimand-Norfolk MPP Toby Barrett had the lead-off salvo in a late show 1-2 punch against government health policies. Unsatisfied with an answer about the progress of his Private Member’s Bill Provincial Framework and Action Plan concerning Emerging Vector-Borne Diseases Act, Barrett followed up last Wednesday … Continue reading “Barrett slams foot-dragging on Lyme action”

Barrett backs local food

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2016     QUEEN’S PARK – Toby Barrett, Haldimand-Norfolk MPP and Opposition Critic to the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, paid tribute to Local Food Week in the Ontario Legislature, yesterday. “Down in Haldimand–Norfolk, we have a great appreciation for the concept of local food. We’re about 100 … Continue reading “Barrett backs local food”

Honour Canada’s D-Day contributions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 7, 2016   QUEEN’S PARK – Occasionally, all three parties put aside their differences and come together in the Legislature to pay tribute to important events in history. The anniversary of D-Day, one of the most significant battles of the Second World War, was one of the occasions. On June 6, … Continue reading “Honour Canada’s D-Day contributions”