EMC News: Ceremony marks arrival of Howitzer guns at Memorial Park

Published on June 13, 2013 in EMC

EMC News - These guns will roar no more in anger. Where once they were used by Canada's soldiers to defend us, the two Howitzers now sit silently, guardians of the respect with which Carleton Place remembers its veterans.

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EMC News: No new native rights granted under draft land claim agreement

Published on June 13, 2013 in EMC 

EMC News - Do eastern Ontario's Algonquins have rights, or do they have privileges, under their land claim agreement in principle (AIP)? Well, if you're Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington MPP Randy Hillier, you believe that the document gives the Algonquins special privileges.

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Hillier Tips the Bill, to Protect Employees' Tips

Randy Hillier, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, rose on Thursday May 30th to speak in support of MPP Michael Prue's "Protecting Employees' Tips Act", albeit with reservations.

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Liberal-NDP Powerplay Squeezes the Little Guy

Randy Hillier, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, speaks to the McGuinty-Wynne Government's budget motion on Wednesday the 29th of May and calls on the Government and the Third Party to do right by the people of Ontario and address their real concerns.

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Hillier presents petition to end Drive Clean

Randy Hillier, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, presented a petition to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario demanding the end of the Drive Clean program.

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Hillier calls for 1-1 ratio for electricians

Randy Hillier, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, spoke in the House on Wednesday May 29th reviewing his experience as an electrician presenting to the College of Trade's electrician ratio review.

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Hillier Responds to Bill 36 - Local Food Act

Randy responded to Bill 36 - The Local Food Act - in the Legislature during debate at Second Reading. Randy expressed his concerns that there are far greater boundaries that prevent local farmers from producing and selling their products, and that a food awareness week will do very little to tear down these barriers. 

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Ontario Coalition Government Tables Best Budget Since Rae

(QUEEN’S PARK) Randy Hillier, MPP for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, congratulated new Premiers Andrea Horwath and Kathleen Wynne, over their tabling of the most fiscally progressive budget Ontario has seen since Premier Rae.

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Hillier Tables Legislation to Promote Youth Employment

(QUEEN’S PARK) MPP Randy Hillier, Ontario PC Labour Critic, introduced three pieces of Legislation today that would help promote youth employment in advance of Thursday’s budget. In a statement delivered in the house, Hillier remarked that simply throwing more money at the problem of youth unemployment won’t create the needed solution.

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Hillier Speaks to Stratford & Area Builders Association

Hillier was invited to be the Guest Keynote Speaker at the most recent Stratford & Area Builders Association Dinner Meeting. Hillier's speech touched on several different issues facing builders in Ontario, most importantly the new requirements for mandatory workplace insurance coverage as a result of Bill 119.

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