Archive for category New Democrat

Olivia Chow proposes nutrition program for student; funds would come from an increase to land transfer tax for homes over $2 million

Posted by on Friday, 12 September, 2014

CBC: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/chow-floats-land-transfer-tax-boost-to-fund-school-nutrition-1.2753175

CTV News: http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/olivia-chow-vows-to-increase-land-transfer-tax-on-luxury-homes-1.1988059#

Globe and Mail: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/toronto/chow-says-she-would-boost-land-transfer-tax-on-expensive-homes/article20301364/

Inside Toronto: http://www.insidetoronto.com/news-story/4820078-chow-pushes-post-labour-day-campaign-in-progressive-direction/

National Post: http://news.nationalpost.com/2014/09/02/olivia-chow-promises-to-pay-for-nutrition-programs-and-bus-services-by-raising-land-transfer-tax-for-homes-over-2m/

Now Toronto: http://www.nowtoronto.com/news/story.cfm?content=199424

Oye! Times: http://www.oyetimes.com/news/canada/69922-chow-to-boost-land-transfer-tax-to-pay-for-transit-school-nutrition

Toronto Sun: http://www.torontosun.com/2014/09/02/olivia-chow-proposes-to-raise-land-transfer-tax

Torontoist: http://torontoist.com/2014/09/olivia-chow-proposes-land-transfer-tax-hike-expanded-nutritional-programs-for-kids/


Toronto Mayoral candidate Chow suggests new “city music office”

Posted by on Friday, 4 July, 2014

http://news.nationalpost.com/2014/06/28/olivia-chow-plans-to-set-up-city-music-office-following-example-of-austin-texas/


Early poll shows tight race for Toronto Mayor’s office

Posted by on Wednesday, 26 February, 2014

http://www.thestar.com/news/city_hall/toronto2014election/2014/02/26/toronto_mayoral_election_poll_shows_tight_early_race_among_chow_ford_tory.html


Proposed Quebec “Charter of Values” debated by Prime Minister Harper and others

Posted by on Friday, 30 August, 2013

http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/canada-politics/prime-minister-stephen-harper-speaks-quebec-proposed-values-173715198.html


Most likely Toronto mayoral candidates attend Gay Pride parade

Posted by on Wednesday, 26 June, 2013

http://news.nationalpost.com/2013/06/24/only-likely-mayoral-candidate-missing-from-toronto-pride-ceremony-was-olivia-chow/


Ontario MP Olivia Chow calls for improved palliative care

Posted by on Monday, 17 June, 2013

http://www.leaderpost.com/health/Canadians+have+palliative+support+Layton+says+Olivia+Chow/8528655/story.html


Ontario NDP criticized as failing to honor deals

Posted by on Monday, 29 April, 2013

http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2013/04/24/kelly-mcparland-kathleen-wynne-like-mcguinty-discovers-the-ndp-wont-stay-bought/


Trinity-Spadina MPP Rosario Marchese on Liberal Transit Plan

Posted by on Monday, 22 April, 2013

http://www.raisethehammer.org/article/1830/ndp_transport_critic_on_funding_the_big_move


Toronto MP Olivia Chow to speak on palliative care

Posted by on Wednesday, 10 April, 2013

http://www.leaderpost.com/health/Olivia+Chow+among+speakers+Sask+conference+palliative+care/8219549/story.html


Toronto councillor Adam Vaughan speaks about gun violence

Posted by on Monday, 8 April, 2013

http://www.citynews.ca/2013/03/28/coun-adam-vaughan-calls-gun-violence-on-king-st-scary/