Ontario NDP Finance Critic
Michael was elected to the Ontario Legislature in 2001, having previously been East York’s last Mayor and a City Councillor. He is currently the Ontario NDP Finance Critic and the Critic for Citizenship and Immigration. He also Chairs the Legislative Assembly’s Estimates Committee.
Ontarians are concerned that Ms. Wynne hasn't learned the lessons of her government's billion dollar eHealth scandal, or $700-million scandal at Ornge, or half-billion dollar gas plant scandal. I'm not asking for more. I'm just asking for it to be done right. People want to see more accountability in the budget.
In 2010, we learned of an egregious practice of many restaurant owners, both chains and sole-proprietorships, where employees are forced to hand their tips over to management, prompting me to introduce a Private Members' Bill to address the problem. We are determined to see that workers are protected.
04/18/2013 05:47 EDT
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