Bhutila Karpoche MPP, Parkdale–High Park

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December 31, 2021

NDP calls on Ford to reverse testing and tracing cuts throwing child care and education into risky crisis

TORONTO — While people reel from the news that Doug Ford’s government will withhold COVID testing from almost everyone, Doug Ford has also decided to stop reporting child care and school cases of t... More
December 17, 2021

NDP calls for plan to keep schools open

QUEEN'S PARK — Doug Ford must urgently implement measures to prevent further shutdowns of Ontario schools amid rising COVID cases and the alarming transmissibility of Omicron. More
December 10, 2021

Ford's holdout on $10-a-day child care leaves parents crushed by rising fees: NDP

QUEEN'S PARK — NDP Child Care critic Bhutila Karpoche released this statement following news that New Brunswick has signed a $10-a-day child care deal with Ottawa, leaving Ontario as the only provi... More
December 9, 2021

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

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPP Bhutila Karpoche re-tabled her bill on Thursday to cap growing wait times for children and youth mental health and addictions services in the face of increased mental health ... More
December 6, 2021

MPP Bhutila Karpoche tables bill to study four-day work week

QUEEN’S PARK — Bhutila Karpoche, MPP for Parkdale—High Park, will table her private member’s bill Monday calling for Ontario to establish a study on the four-day work week.  More
November 15, 2021

NDP urges deal on $10-a-day child care as Ford holds out

QUEEN’S PARK — Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and Early Learning and Childcare critic Bhutila Karpoche are calling on the Doug Ford government to stop holding up a $10-a-day child ca... More
November 10, 2021

NDP MPPs introduce anti-money laundering bill to make homes affordable

No more numbered companies buying up homes anonymously, says NDP  TORONTO — NDP Housing critic Jessica Bell (University-Rosedale) and Parkdale-High Park MPP Bhutila Karpoche are introducing legisla... More
November 3, 2021

NDP MPP calls for more mental health supports for new parents

Karpoche wants an action plan for illnesses like post-partum depression and anxiety  QUEEN’S PARK — MPP Bhutila Karpoche (Parkdale—High Park) will re-table her bill on Thursday calling for the Ford... More
October 19, 2021

NDP bill would stop landlords from jacking up rent between tenants

TORONTO — NDP MPPs Bhutila Karpoche (Parkdale-High Park), Jessica Bell (University-Rosedale), Joel Harden (Ottawa Centre) and Terence Kernaghan (London North Centre) have introduced a bill to stabi... More
October 1, 2021

Students deserve equitable access to rapid testing: NDP

September 29th, 2021 QUEEN’S PARK – Ontario NDP Education Critic Marit Stiles released the following statement. “Todays decision by Doug Ford to block access to rapid tests for students is a cru... More