Peggy Sattler MPP, London West

Government of Ontario

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October 3, 2016

My Question on Wait Times for Knee & Hip Surgery in London

Sattler demands Premier take action to cut London’s record wait times for surgery Queen’s Park – During Question Period today, Peggy Sattler, London West NDP MPP, demanded the Premier cut surgery w... More
September 29, 2016

My Question on Seniors in London Still Waiting for Complex Continuing Care Beds

Hospital funding Ms. Peggy Sattler: My question is to the Premier. Seniors in London have been waiting months on end for complex continuing care beds. More than two years ago, there was a plan to a... More
September 29, 2016

My Statement on Abe Oudshoorn Receiving the 2016 Western Humanitarian Award

Abe Oudshoorn Ms. Peggy Sattler: I rise today to honour London West constituent and Western University nursing professor Abe Oudshoorn, this year’s recipient of the Western Humanitarian Award. This... More
September 27, 2016

Media Conference on My Private Members Bill to provide paid leave for workers who have Experienced Domestic Violence or Sexual Violence

Queen’s Park – NDP Women’s Issues critic Peggy Sattler, MPP for London West, was joined today by representatives of academia, labour and the community to announce the reintroduction of her Private ... More
September 26, 2016

Liberal Approach to Project-Based Mental Health Funding on Campuses is Failing Ontario Students: NDP MPP Peggy Sattler

Queen’s Park – An alarming report released by the Ontario University and College Health Association confirms that there is a mental health crisis in Ontario postsecondary institutions, with 2016 su... More
September 21, 2016

My Statement on National Tree Day

Today, in recognition of National Tree Day, my office is one of 31 London businesses and organizations that are distributing free seedlings to Londoners. I want to congratulate ReForest London for ... More
June 30, 2016

My Statement on Government’s Announcement Regarding Human Trafficking

London, June 30, 2016 – I am pleased to see the government moving forward with initiatives to end human trafficking. Ontario has been a hub of human trafficking for far too long. During my time on ... More
June 29, 2016

My Open Letter to the Premier Regarding Cuts to the Provincial Partner Assault Response (PAR) program

Dear Premier Wynne, On two separate occasions this past year, I wrote to you as Ontario NDP Women’s Issues critic about the crisis in the Partner Assault Response (PAR) program and the risk your go... More
June 21, 2016

My Joint Letter with Teresa Armstrong to Health Minister Eric Hoskins Regarding Termination of LHSC Chief Nursing Executive

Dear Minister Hoskins: We are writing to request that you establish an external review of the decision by London Health Sciences Centre to terminate the employment of Vanessa Burkoski as Chief Nurs... More
June 10, 2016

Wynne Liberals Leave London Facing the Third Highest Youth Unemployment Rate in the Country

London, June 10, 2016 – Peggy Sattler, NDP MPP for London West and Critic for Training, Colleges, and Universities, expressed concern about the May 2016 job numbers released today by Statistics Can... More
June 10, 2016

My Open Letter to Premier Wynne Regarding the Absence of FASD Warnings in Grocery Stores Selling Alcohol

Dear Premier Wynne, I am writing to you today to express my concern over the absence of public health warnings in Ontario grocery stores that sell alcohol. For more than a decade, Sandy’s Law has r... More
June 2, 2016

Bill 177 Petition

Click here to download a petition calling for the Legislative Assembly of Ontario to pass Bill 177 and Support Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence. Bill 177 would provide employees w... More
June 2, 2016

NDP Calls on Premier Wynne to Support Bill for Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence

Kingston, June 2, 2016 – Peggy Sattler (London West MPP), the Ontario NDP critic for Women’s Issues, held a roundtable discussion in Kingston about her bill to support survivors of domestic and sex... More
June 1, 2016

WSIB is Failing Injured Workers

Queen’s Park, June 1, 2016 – I rise today on behalf of the NDP caucus to recognize the hundreds of injured workers and their families and allies who have come from across the province to rally here... More
May 31, 2016

Response to Minister’s Statement on Sexual Assault Prevention Month

Queen’s Park, May 31, 2016 – I’m pleased to rise as women’s issues critic on behalf of the Ontario NDP caucus to respond to the minister’s statement on Sexual Assault Prevention Month. I want to be... More