Gilles Bisson MPP Timmins

Government of Ontario

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July 20, 2020

Official Opposition calls for independent Preparedness Review as preparation for second wave

QUEEN'S PARK — Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath is calling on the government to conduct an independent Preparedness Review of the government response to the COVID-19 pandemic and Ontario’s... More
June 15, 2020

Official Opposition to amend bill to prevent all commercial evictions during COVID-19

TIMMINS — Official Opposition House Leader Gilles Bisson says far too many businesses are still at risk of unfair evictions if the Conservatives’ new legislation is passed as written. On Monday, th... More
June 15, 2020

Ontarians deserve to know if government will help rebuild their economy and keep local jobs

QUEEN’S PARK –  Ontarians have a right to know what the provincial government plans to do to help rebuild their local economy and restore local jobs, said Gilles Bisson, Official Opposition House L... More
June 3, 2020

Opposition MPPs pressure Premier Doug Ford to provide emergency funding to municipalities to prevent deep cuts to essential local services

QUEEN’S PARK – Official Opposition MPPs Jeff Burch (Niagara Centre), who is the Official Opposition Municipal Affairs critic, and Official Opposition House Leader Gilles Bisson (Timmins), have urge... More
May 15, 2020

Government should take action to stop price gouging in Northern Ontario

TIMMINS – Premier Ford and Energy Minister Greg Rickford should use the tools they have to take action on the price of gasoline in Northern Ontario, said Timmins MPP Gilles Bisson, as gas prices co... More
April 24, 2020

Northern Oppostion MPPs push to better internet access for rural and northern Ontario

TIMMINS- Timmins MPP Gilles Bisson was among eight Northern Ontario Opposition MPPs who wrote to Premier Doug Ford to guarantee access to affordable internet for rural and northern Ontarians. “The ... More
April 23, 2020

Northern MPPs say major long-term care and home care changes needed to save lives

QUEEN'S PARK - MPPs Gilles Bisson (Timmins) and John Vanthof (Timiskaming-Cochrane) are calling on Premier Doug Ford and his government to immediately make major changes and investments in long-ter... More
February 24, 2020

Bisson calls on government to hold their promise and lower hydro rates

TIMMINS – Bisson is calling on the government to take action to lower hydro bills for Ontarian families. “Premier Doug Ford promised to reduce hydro bills by 18% in the 2018 provincial election, bu... More
November 6, 2019

Official Opposition fights Ford's attempt to give himself the power to pass bills even faster

QUEEN’S PARK — The Official Opposition will oppose a package of changes the Doug Ford government is planning to push through — changes that would allow Ford to introduce and pass a bill even faster... More
February 14, 2019

Northern Families Unhappy With Government’s Autism Reform

TIMMINS – Gilles Bisson, MPP for Timmins, held a roundtable discussion with parents of children with autism on Thursday to discuss the government's changes to autism services in the province. More