Think global and act local

A carbon tax is not the only way to fight climate change, writes Triantafilopoulos OPINION May 30, 2019 Burlington Post Standing up for our environment and fighting climate change are things we should all do together. There is no reason to punish individuals and...

Plenty of ways to fight climate change

Letter to the editor: OPINION May 23, 2019 Burlington Post This following is a joint statement by Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks Rod Phillips and MPP for Oakville North-Burlington Effie Triantafilopoulos). Last month, the federal government’s...

Helping Ontarians make ends meet

Government increases spending for health care and education, writes Effie Triantafilopoulos OPINION Apr 25, 2019 by Effie Triantafilopoulos Burlington Post People who live in Oakville North-Burlington witness firsthand the tremendous growth in our thriving community,...

Ontario Budget 2019: Protecting What Matters Most

No new tax increases, with $26 billion over six years in relief for individuals, families and businesses.   Queen’s Park – Oakville North-Burlington MPP Effie Triantafilopoulos is pleased that the 2019 Ontario Budget protects what matters most, enhancing funding...

Premier Ford Announces $28.5 billion for GTA Transit

Commuters, transit users and the economy to benefit   Queen’s Park – In a major transportation announcement today, Premier Doug Ford said that “our government is investing in transportation to bring relief and new opportunities to transit users and commuters.”...