Bhutila Karpoche MPP, Parkdale–High Park

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April 29, 2020

NDP urges province to fully cover take-home cancer drugs while hospital treatments are on hold

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath is urging the province to cover 100 per cent of the cost of take-home cancer drugs some patients are struggling to afford after the COVI... More
March 2, 2020

NDP MPP tables bill to establish maternal mental health strategy in Ontario

QUEEN’S PARK — Bhutila Karpoche, Parkdale—High Park MPP and Ontario NDP critic for Mental Health and Addictions, has tabled a bill calling for the provincial government to review maternal mental he... More
February 19, 2020

NDP renews call to cap wait times for children and youth mental health services

Report shows young people waiting longer as Ford lets NDP bill languish QUEEN’S PARK – Bhutila Karpoche, Ontario NDP critic for Mental Health and Addictions, released the following statement in res... More
December 5, 2019

NDP: It’s time Ford listen to his own members and reverse cuts to overdose prevention sites

QUEEN’S PARK — Wednesday during question period, Windsor West MPP Lisa Gretzky and NDP Mental Health and Addictions critic Bhutila Karpoche asked Doug Ford if he will listen to his own caucus membe... More
August 12, 2019

Ford’s cuts to legal aid will continue to hurt vulnerable people

QUEEN’S PARK — Bhutila Karpoche, NDP MPP for Parkdale—High Park, released the following statement in response to the federal government’s announcement regarding legal aid: More
June 12, 2019

NDP MPPs call on Ford to reverse legal aid cuts as details of devastating impact emerge

QUEEN’S PARK — Sara Singh, Ontario NDP Attorney General critic, and Bhutila Karpoche, NDP MPP for Parkdale-High Park, said news today of where Doug Ford’s cuts to Legal Aid Ontario will fall show j... More
May 31, 2019

Ford rips support away from young people struggling to quit smoking

QUEEN’S PARK — Bhutila Karpoche, Ontario NDP critic for Mental Health and Addictions, released the following statement in response to news that the Ford government has cut funding to a program that... More
May 28, 2019

Parkdale—High Park MPP tables bill to recognize Menstrual Hygiene Day in Ontario

QUEEN’S PARK — Bhutila Karpoche, MPP for Parkdale—High Park, tabled a private member’s bill today calling for Ontario to declare May 28 Menstrual Hygiene Day in the province. More
April 29, 2019

NDP to Ford: listen to experts before cutting public health

QUEEN’S PARK — Bhutila Karpoche, Ontario NDP critic for Mental Health and Addictions, said the NDP has listened to experts describe the disastrous consequences if the Ford Conservatives go ahead wi... More
April 25, 2019

NDP MPP Bhutila Karpoche to introduce bill to stop taxes on medical supplies

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP MPP Bhutila Karpoche (Parkdale—High Park) will table a private member’s bill to exempt certain medical supplies from the Ontario portion of the HST at the cash register. More