Judith Monteith‑Farrell MPP, Thunder Bay–Atikokan

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March 23, 2022

MPP Monteith-Farrell renews demand on Ford to fix Northern Health Travel Grant

THUNDER BAY – Doug Ford is refusing to help people in Thunder Bay who are sick and are being forced to rack up debt to pay for health-related travel costs, said NDP MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell (Thu... More
March 17, 2022

Build Ontario Line trains in Thunder Bay: NDP

TORONTO AND THUNDER BAY — NDP Leader Andrea Horwath is calling on Doug Ford to build Ontario Line train cars in Thunder Bay, instead of shipping the jobs overseas. NDP MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell s... More
March 15, 2022

Horwath in Thunder Bay to fight for shorter health wait times

Horwath will force a vote in the legislature on her plan to hire hundreds of health workers for the North THUNDER BAY – Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath is in Thunder Bay Tuesday to fight ... More
March 14, 2022

NDP MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell fights for addictions supports in Thunder Bay

QUEEN’S PARK — Today, MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell (Thunder Bay-Atikokan) responded to the Ford government’s announcement of support for addictions services in Thunder Bay. She released the followin... More
March 3, 2022

All talk, no broadband - Ford government has cut the broadband expansion budget by more than half and has spent less than one per cent on connecting northern and rural Ontario

NORTHERN ONTARIO – Doug Ford has abandoned northern and rural Ontario communities that need broadband connection, said northern NDP MPPs after Ontario’s Financial Accountability Officer found that ... More
February 28, 2022

NDP demands Ford stop sending Thunder Bay jobs overseas

QUEEN’S PARK and THUNDER BAY  — Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and NDP MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell (Thunder Bay-Atikokan) are calling on Doug Ford to stop jeopardizing jobs at Alstom... More
February 23, 2022

NDP calls for jobs to be saved at Alstom

QUEEN’S PARK – Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and Thunder Bay – Atikokan MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell are calling on Doug Ford to take immediate action to save the jobs at Thunder Bay... More
February 14, 2022

Ford’s fiscal update leaves Northerners behind, again

NORTHERN ONTARIO - After four years in government, Doug Ford is leaving out northern families yet again, said Northern Ontario’s NDP MPPs responding to the Ford government’s economic and fiscal out... More
February 10, 2022

Ford government must include northern rural communities in free antigen test distribution: NDP

NORTHERN ONTARIO - Northern NDP MPPs have written an open letter to Minister of Health Christine Elliott calling on her to include northern rural communities in the provincial government’s distribu... More
January 26, 2022

NDP support NOSM’s call for more students to address doctor shortage

NORTHERN ONTARIO – Northern NDP MPPs are supporting the Northern Ontario School of Medicine’s call on the Ford government to allow more students and residents to be admitted to address the doctor s... More