Press Releases

Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP responds to bed closures at CKHA

July 30, 2012 | Press Releases

(CHATHAM-KENT) – Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls said today the closing of 22 beds at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance was “a sad state of affairs” for the communities and families within the region.   “It’s immensely »

Nicholls: “Ontarians trust betrayed again and again under Health Minister’s watch”

July 27, 2012 | Press Releases

(QUEEN’S PARK) – Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls grilled Minister Deb Matthews today about the never-ending troubles at her Ministry of Health, and the eHealth system that never seems to materialize.   “As the Minister herself »

Nicholls: “Stop wind development and let Health Canada work”

July 10, 2012 | Press Releases

(CHATHAM-KENT) – With today’s announcement that Health Canada would be conducting a study to explore the effects industrial wind turbines have on human health, Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls renewed his call for a moratorium on »

Program to Combat Eating Disorders Comes to Chatham-Kent-Essex

July 4, 2012 | Press Releases

(CHATHAM-KENT) – Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls congratulated the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres (CKCHC) today for taking the lead in the fight against eating disorders in our communities.   Through the program, run in partnership with »

Nicholls to Minister of Natural Resources: “Respect the families of RondeauPark”

June 20, 2012 | Press Releases

(QUEEN’S PARK) – Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls challenged the Minister of Natural Resources today to do the right thing for anxious families and leaseholders of Rondeau Provincial Park and extend their lease agreements.   UPDATE: Watch »

Success for Ontario Job Creators as MPP Nicholls’ First Private Member’s Bill Passes Second Reading

May 17, 2012 | Press Releases

(QUEEN’S PARK)—MPP Rick Nicholls thanked his colleagues today for their support of small business owners in Chatham-Kent-Essex and acrossOntario, as his first piece of legislation passed Second Reading in the House.   The bill, the »

Nicholls “Immensely Excited” To Introduce His First Legislation

May 17, 2012 | Press Releases

(QUEEN’S PARK)—Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls said today he is eagerly awaiting Thursday’s afternoon session in the Ontario Legislature, when he will be conducting Second Reading of his first private member’s bill, the Legislative Oversight of »

MPP Nicholls: Budget is weak, disappointing

March 28, 2012 | Press Releases

Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls said the budget brought forward by the McGuinty Liberals does nothing to tackle Ontario’s jobs crisis – and it worsens the jobs crisis for Chatham-Kent-Essex. “This was a chance for Dalton »

MPP Nicholls: Matthews must resign over AG report

March 21, 2012 | Press Releases

The excessive waste, mismanagement, and shameful lack of oversight at the disgraced agency ORNGE must result in the resignation of Health Minister Deb Matthews, Ontario PC MPP Rick Nicholls said today.

Nicholls to government: Get focused on private sector jobs

February 29, 2012 | Press Releases

Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls said today the defeat of Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak’s motion calling for job-creating tax relief is just one more sign the Liberal government is unable to cope with the economic crisis it has created.

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