Mathyssen Introduces Motion to Support Urban Forests
OTTAWA – Today, on National Tree Day, NDP MP Irene Mathyssen (London-Fanshawe) announced her Private Members’ Motion calling on the government to affirm its leadership role in urban forest knowledge, management and protection.
Veterans like Peter Blendheim need long-term care beds
Ms. Irene Mathyssen (London—Fanshawe, NDP):
Mr. Speaker, just like the Conservatives before them, the Liberals are shamefully denying benefits to veterans. Care is downloaded to the provinces while federal facilities close beds or shut their doors.