Peggy Sattler MPP, London West

Government of Ontario

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February 22, 2017

My Response to the Minister on Pink Shirt Day

In 2007, two grade 12 students in Nova Scotia saw a new student being bullied with homophobic slurs because he had worn a pink shirt to school. Instead of looking the other way, David Shepherd and ... More
January 7, 2017

New Year’s Levee and Community Recognition Awards

Please join me for my annual New Year’s Levee to celebrate the beginning of 2017 and the many successes of our local community. More
December 7, 2016

My Question on the Cuts to the Family Court Support Worker Program

Cuts to the Family Court Support Worker Program Hurts Vulnerable Women: NDP Queen’s Park – During Question Period yesterday, Peggy Sattler, New Democrat MPP for London West, challenged Premier Wynn... More
November 29, 2016

Seniors Community Grant Program Now Accepting Applications

Ontario is now accepting applications for the 2016 Seniors Community Grant Program to help more seniors stay active and engaged in their communities. The program strives to support not-for-profit c... More
November 23, 2016

My Tribute to the Honourable Joan Smith (1928-2016)

Ms. Peggy Sattler: It is an honour for me to rise today on behalf of the Ontario NDP caucus to pay tribute to former London South MPP, Elizabeth Joan Smith. In August 2013, about three weeks after ... More
November 22, 2016

Anti-Racism Directorate Public Hearing

The Ontario Anti-Racism Directorate is hosting community meetings across the province to develop a strategy to address systemic racism. The London meeting will be held on Friday, November 25 at the... More
November 22, 2016

My Statement on the Pledge to End Bullying

Ms. Peggy Sattler: This week is Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week in Ontario schools, an opportunity to raise awareness of bullying and its impact on student learning and well-being . One of t... More
November 17, 2016

My Question on Removing the Interest From Student Debt

Ms. Peggy Sattler: My question is to the Premier. In the weeks since the Ontario NDP launched our new website,, stories have come flooding in. For example, Holly Parkinson not onl... More
November 16, 2016

My Statement for Woman Abuse Prevention Month

As the NDP critic for women’s issues, I am honoured to rise today in this House to speak about Woman Abuse Prevention Month on behalf of the Ontario NDP caucus. Woman Abuse Prevention Month recogni... More
November 14, 2016

My Statement and Petition on New Parking Fees at Komoka Provincial Park

Komoka Provincial Park, located just outside my riding of London West, is truly a gem in my community. For years, people of London West have visited Komoka to hike its scenic trails, birdwatch or j... More
November 8, 2016

Ontario NDP Launch New Website to End Student Debt

The Liberal government’s plan to offer “free” tuition isn’t free – and it isn’t enough to help post-secondary students already saddled with debt, Andrea Horwath says. “It’s a tougher job market in ... More
November 3, 2016

My Statement on the London Free Press’ Coverage of Jamie High’s Death

I rise today to congratulate London Free Press reporter Randy Richmond on his eight-part series “Indiscernible” the story of Jamie High and also to thank the editors who gave Mr. Richmond the two y... More
November 2, 2016

Register for the 2017 Ontario Youth Parliament Today!

Registration is now open for the 2017 Ontario Youth Parliament program. Run almost entirely by youth with the support of adult mentors, OYP has a rich legacy of action, leadership and community. Ea... More
October 31, 2016

My Tribute to First Female Cabinet Minister MPP Margaret Birch

Of all the milestones over the last century that have advanced Ontario women’s participation in political life, three in particular stand out. In 1917, Ontario women secured the right to vote in pr... More
October 26, 2016

Nominations are Open for the Leading Women and Leading Girls Building Communities Recognition Program

Do you know a woman or girl who is making a difference in our community? Nominations are now open for the Leading Girls Building Communities Recognition Program and the Leading Women Building Commu... More