Rima Berns‑McGown MPP, Beaches–East York

Government of Ontario

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May 14, 2019

VIDEO: Rima on Cuts to the Poverty Reduction Strategy Office

Last week, it was revealed in the Government's budget estimates that they will be slashing funding to the Poverty Reduction Strategy Office in half. Today in Question Period, I asked the Government... More
May 13, 2019

VIDEO: Rima on a Climate Call to Action

We are in a full-fledged climate emergency and we cannot afford to wait any longer for bold and immediate action. Our future generations depend on this. More
May 10, 2019

Save The Date! Community Conversation on the Endangered Species Act

SAVE THE DATE! The UN has just told us that climate change is threatening a million species but the Ford government has introduced legislation that would allow developers to pave over valuable an... More
May 10, 2019

Health Care Community Conversation

Thank you to everyone who came out yesterday to our Community Conversation on Health Care. Important, meaningful and fulsome dialogue on the importance of our health care system, and how we can com... More
May 7, 2019

May E-Newsletter 2019

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May 6, 2019

Petition: Stop the cuts to Toronto Public Health

I've heard from many of you about your outrage over the Government's plan to cut Toronto Public Health's (TPH) funding by $1 billon over the next 10 years. I believe this is a deeply dangerous deci... More
May 1, 2019

Join Us! Community Conversation on Health Care

Next Thursday, May 9 at 7 p.m, we will be holding a Community Conversation on Healthcare in the riding at Centre 55 (Main and Gerrard). Here, we will be discussing upcoming changes to the healthcar... More
May 1, 2019

In My Opinion: Our health system is under attack, and action is needed now

Originally published in the Beach Metro - May 1, 2019 Link to article here. Health Care Rally at Queen's Park, April 30, 2019  Hello Neighbours, Since the leak of the Doug Ford government’s health... More
April 30, 2019

VIDEO: Rima on Protecting Our Health Care System

Hundreds of people are gathering outside Queen's Park right now to tell the Government they are not going to sit back and watch while our health care system is dismantled in front of us. I spoke in... More
April 25, 2019

NDP MPP Rima Berns-McGown hosts community meeting for tenants feeling squeezed by housing crisis

TORONTO — Rima Berns-McGown, NDP MPP for Beaches-East York, will hold a community meeting Thursday evening for tenants feeling squeezed by the worsening affordable housing crisis.The meeting comes ... More