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April 25, 2018

Ontario Auditor General sounds alarm on Wynne’s financial books

April 25, 2018 – Ontario’s Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk held a media conference at Queen’s Park today to warn the public that there are fundamental errors with how the Wynne Government is reporting the numbers in their deficit budgets. The auditor general says the government has understated the projected expenses and deficits over the next three years to the tune of billions of dollars. The Toronto Star calls the Auditor General’s document “a scathing pre-election report.” Auditor general Bonnie Lysyk states that this year’s budget deficit shortfall is $11.7 billion, not $6.7 billion, as Finance Minister Charles Sousa forecast March […]
April 23, 2018

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 […]
April 21, 2018

Sure Sign of Spring

Merrilee Fullerton lawn signs are now popping up everywhere – a sure sign of spring! This year, the white-on-blue Fullerton name is a fashionable statement on the lawns of Kanata-Carleton. If you wish a sign for your lawn, call the campaign office 613-435-1716 or email: info@votemerrileefullerton.ca            Call us and our sign crew will be glad to deliver to a sign to your door. Or, if you cannot wait for delivery, drop by our campaign office and pick one up (Mon – Fri 5-8 pm; Sat & Sun 1-5 pm).  The office is in Bridlewood neighbourhood – 80 Terence […]
April 20, 2018

Feedback from the Fullerton Canvass

April 20, 2018 – Each and every day Merrilee Fullerton is out in a Kanata or West Carleton neighbourhood going door to door speaking with residents in advance of the June 7 provincial election vote. The PC candidate is getting a great reception throughout the riding; however, there has been some specific reoccurring topics of conversation. Merrilee Fullerton explains there is a general mood of dissatisfaction with the Wynne Liberal Government and an overwhelming sense that things must change.  She has identified five areas of concern that are continuously being raised.   Small business owners are frustrated “Business owners are exasperated […]
April 18, 2018

More come forward to voice support for Fullerton

Wally Johnston, Anne Louise and Dave Jensen, and Calvin Singhou Gaa April 18, 2018 – Dr. Merrilee Fullerton, the PC candidate for Kanata-Carleton, is picking up support throughout the riding. More community leaders and residents are coming forward to provide testimonials of support for Fullerton. Here are statements from a few of the latest residents…   Wally Johnston: “Merrilee brings a fresh approach to our local political scene. I have known her since high school and can tell you she is a very caring and empathetic person. She’s fiscally responsible, realistic, and at the same time a “big picture” thinker. […]