Peggy Sattler MPP, London West

Government of Ontario

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October 22, 2020

Ford is undermining local democracy

QUEEN'S PARK -- "Once again, the Premier is shamelessly using the pandemic to push through legislation that is driven by his own agenda and that will do absolutely nothing to help Ontario recover ... More
October 21, 2020

Ford is attacking local democracy by meddling in local elections

QUEEN'S PARK -- MPPs Peggy Sattler (London West), Democratic Reform critic, and Jeff Burch (Niagara Centre), Municipal Affairs critic, are demanding Doug Ford withdraw his latest attack on local d... More
October 5, 2020

My Statement on International Teacher's Day

"I rise on International Teachers’ Day to celebrate the amazing work that Ontario teachers are doing in the age of COVID-19. As public health experts emphasize the critical importance of physical ... More
September 30, 2020

Why is the government capping COVID-19 testing in London?

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPP Peggy Sattler (London West) asked Doug Ford Wednesday to explain why his government is capping testing in London.A leaked government memo, obtained by CBC London, states blu... More
September 28, 2020

Emergency rent subsidy needed urgently to save struggling London businesses

QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Peggy Sattler (London West) has urged Doug Ford to introduce an emergency rent subsidy immediately to save small businesses that are struggling to survive the pandemic. During q... More
September 22, 2020

Letter to Minister: expand testing capacity in London

LONDON - Read my letter calling on Minister Elliott to work with local partners to immediately expand testing capacity in London. "Dear Minister Elliott: I am writing on behalf of Londoners, in par... More
September 21, 2020

Londoners need more COVID testing resources

QUEEN'S PARK - "I rise today on behalf of the people of Oakridge, a quiet residential neighbourhood in my riding of London West. The Oakridge COVID-19 assessment centre, one of London’s two centre... More
September 16, 2020

Sattler urges Ford to immediately expand COVID-19 testing in London

QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Peggy Sattler (London West) has urged the Ford government to rapidly expand COVID-19 testing capacity in London to deal with the surge in demand. During question period at the O... More
July 17, 2020

Open Letter: Make Masks Mandatory

LONDON - MPPs Peggy Sattler (London West), Terence Kernaghan (London North Centre) and Teresa Armstrong (London-Fanshawe) have written an open letter to Mayor Ed Holder and London City Council, exp... More
July 15, 2020

The City of London Must Have Provincial Support

LONDON -- London MPPs Peggy Sattler, Terence Kernaghan and Teresa Armstrong are calling on the Ford government to ensure London is provided with at least $13.5 million in immediate, emergency opera... More
July 8, 2020

Family caregivers deserve better long-term care guidelines

QUEEN'S PARK -- "COVID-19 has exposed long-standing systemic problems in Ontario’s long-term care homes, including the deep reliance on family caregivers to meet residents’ needs. The visitation r... More
July 7, 2020

Ontario families need childcare

QUEEN'S PARK - "My question is to the Minister of Education. Speaker, Danielle Deans is a teacher from London West. Her daughter was in child care and her son will be starting JK. The shortage of ... More
June 25, 2020

COVID-19 Town Hall with Dr. Chris Mackie

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June 23, 2020

Why is the Premier refusing to develop a paid sick leave program?

QUEEN'S PARK -- "My question is to the Premier. Speaker, since the beginning of this pandemic, public health experts have all agreed on how to flatten the curve: wash your hands, maintain physical... More
June 17, 2020

Ford's failure to fund child care centres leaves sector facing deficits, lay-offs and slashed wages

  "Give us what we need to take care of Ontario families," says ECE QUEEN'S PARK - The Ontario NDP critic for Early Learning and Childcare Doly Begum says that because the Ford government has faile... More