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MP Lindsay Mathyssen gives statement on the 50th anniversary of the Royal Commission on the Status of Women.

On December 7 inside the House of Commons we marked the 50th anniversary of the Royal Commission on the Status of Women.
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December 3

MP Mathyssen in Question Period December 1, 2020

Post-Secondary Education
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December 3

MP Mathyssen in Question Period December 2,2020

Post-Secondary Education
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November 17

MP Mathyssen in Question Period Nov 17,2020

Young People
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November 6

The NDP is calling on the Liberals to put in place a new 1% tax on wealth over $20 million

 
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November 4

NDP urge government to follow through on their promise for pay equity

OTTAWA- Lindsay Mathyssen (London-Fanshaw), Critic for Women and Gender Equality, has today criticized the Liberal government’s lack of action in the fight for pay equity. “Liberals love their pretty words when it comes to gender equality, but women are still being forced to wait. Women are forced to wait for affordable childcare and women are forced to wait for equal pay for equal work,” said Mathyssen in Question Period. “Overall, Canadian women make 32% less than...
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November 3

MP Mathyssen in Question Period Nov 2, 2020

Student Loans
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November 2

MP Mathyssen Statement in the House of Commons Oct 30, 2020

Fanshawe College's Centre for Research and Innovation
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November 2

MP Mathyssen in Question Period Oct 28, 2020

Childcare
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November 2

NDP renews call for an end to interest on student loans

OTTAWA – Today, NDP Critic for Post Secondary Education Lindsay Mathyssen (London – Fanshawe) called out the government for failing to protect students and graduates from unfair interest on student loans caused by the government’s own mistake. When the government temporarily suspended student loan payments at the start of the pandemic, pre-authorized payments were cancelled without any notice. This, in turn, caused loan payments to be marked as past due when payments resumed...
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