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May 18, 2018
Fullerton for Kanata-Carleton, Kanata, Election

Addressing Our Health Care Priorities

March 17, 2017 [REPOST] – Health care is the top concern of many residents I have spoken with in Kanata-Carleton. As we are finding in our community and across Ontario, health care providers, hospitals, and long term care facilities are grappling with an aging and growing population along with rising costs of delivering care. This Provincial Liberal Government has had thirteen years to address severe hospital and ER overcrowding along with the growing need for senior care in the community, and to demonstrate self-discipline in controlling growth in expensive health care bureaucracy. It has failed on all counts. Today, Ontarians face […]
May 17, 2018

News from the campaign trail

(This is the May 15th letter sent via my weekly newsletter to supporters. If you wish to receive “news from the campaign trail,” subscribe by filling out this online form.)   It is hard to believe that the June 7th vote is just a little over three weeks away. Given the critical nature of this election, I am pleased to report on the positive feedback I am receiving about the PC’s approach to getting the Province back on track after 15 years of Liberal Governments. The PCs are committed to restoring responsible public sector management, providing relief for individuals and families, […]
May 15, 2018
Fullerton for Kanata-Carleton, Kanata, Election

Dr. Merrilee Fullerton: “Progressive Conservatives see Promise in Ontario’s Future”

When asked about the conservative principles that guide her, Dr. Merrilee Fullerton connects responsible spending and sound fiscal management with the ability of government to serve its people and to give a hand up to those in need. At the core of her conservativism is a firm commitment to make and keep the promise for a better tomorrow.   In Merrilee’s own words….   “I am a fiscal conservative. I grew up in a family with a waste not, want not approach where working hard was valued and where resources managed respectfully meant having opportunity to create a good life. […]
May 9, 2018
Fullerton for Kanata-Carleton, Kanata, Election

Talking about what matters most in Kanata-Carleton

There is a real appetite for change stemming from frustrations over quality of life issues says Dr. Merrilee Fullerton, who is canvassing residents of Kanata and West Carleton as the Ontario PC candidate for the June 7 provincial election. “I am meeting residents at their doors and at community events and they tell me directly that they are tired of Kathleen Wynne and her Government,” says Merrilee Fullerton. “There is a realization that Wynne’s government has failed families and businesses and it is time for a change from the Liberals approach to governing Ontario.” “The last 15 years has placed […]
May 8, 2018

10 things Kathleen Wynne would like you to forget

Received from PC Party services…  a sober reminder of the Liberal legacy.   May 7, 2018 – As much as Kathleen Wynne desperately tries to change the channel, this election campaign Kathleen Wynne is going to have to defend a 15 year Liberal record of scandal, waste, and mismanagement. Here are 10 things Kathleen Wynne is crossing her fingers that the people of Ontario will forget during tonight’s debate. She shouldn’t hold her breath:   1. Skyrocketing hydro rates: Compared to 2003, the average Ontario family now pays more than $1,000 more on their hydro bills each year. Ontario is now […]