Lake 88 In Focus: Hydro Rates and Province Wide Protest

I had the pleasure to sit down in studio with Lake 88's Bob Perreault and Carleton Place resident Doug Leitch to discuss out of control hydro rates and the April 4th Province Wide Hydro Protest. We also talked specifically about the Carleton Place hydro demonstration on April 4th taking place at the Carleton Place Farmers Market. 

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Ontario’s next generation

As originally published in the Ottawa Citizen, February 7, 2014

The proverb “shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves in three generations” refers to a family’s generational cycle through poverty and prosperity; does this proverb also reflect Ontario’s political generations?

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Hillier on Ombudsman's investigation of Hydro One on CFRA

Randy Hillier joined Rob Snow on CFRA's Lowell Green Show to talk about Ontario Ombudsman Andre Marin's decision to investigate Hydro One over its poor billing practices. 

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Hillier talks propane problems on Ottawa 1310 News

Randy Hillier joined Ed Hand on 1310 News in Ottawa to talk about Eastern Ontario's propane problems this winter. 

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Randy joins Lake 88 to talk Hydro and Parliamentary Reform

Randy sat down today with Lake 88's Norm Wright to chat about the ongoing issues with Ontario's hydro system and his attempts to make the Ontario Legislature to make sure that voters are better represented. 

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Hillier joins Newstalk's Friendly Fire show to discuss new bill

Last night I joined Ryan Doyle and John Downs on Newstalk 1010's Friendly Fire program to talk about my new Bill, Bill 148, that would allow the sale of beer and wine in private stores such as convenience and grocery stores. 

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Hillier introduces Bill to reform Human Rights Tribunals

Randy Hillier, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, introduced a Bill to reform Human Rights Tribunals in Ontario. This Bill would allow the awarding of costs to the defendants in a Human Rights Tribunal if their defense is successful. Currently only plaintiffs are awarded costs. This is inconsistent with all other courts.

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Hillier introduces Bill to allow liquor sale at grocery and corner stores

Randy Hillier, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, introduced a Bill to allow for the sale of beer and wine at grocery stores and corner stores. People in every province and state surrounding Ontario are given the same convenient option. It's time we do the same.

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Globe and Mail: Ontario Tory’s bill would allow recall of misbehaving mayors, MPPs

Published in the Globe and Mail on November 20th, 2013

By Maria Babbage, Canadian Press

Ontario’s Premier should allow voters to fire provincial and municipal politicians who behave badly, Progressive Conservative Randy Hillier said Wednesday.

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Does Ontario need recall legislation?

Published on GlobalNews.ca on November 6th, 2013

Randy Hillier wants to make all politicians in Ontario more accountable.

The Progressive Conservative MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington tabled a private member’s bill on Oct. 30 that would allow voters in Ontario to recall and replace their MPPs.

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