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November 1, 2017

Merrilee Fullerton: Ontario Government Must Stand Up For Students’ Well-Being

November 1, 2017 – Merrilee Fullerton wants to see the Ontario Government take action to end the colleges strike and allow students at Ottawa’s Algonquin College and La Cité Collégiale to get back to their classes. The local Ontario PC candidate for the riding of Kanata-Carleton is calling on the Premier and Education Minister to insist that the Ontario Public Service Employees Union and the College Employer Council get back to the bargaining table. This is the third week of the colleges strike affecting 24 Ontario colleges and 500,000 students. The union representing 12,000 professors, instructors, counsellors and librarians and […]
October 31, 2017

Kathleen Wynne and the Ontario Liberals: “All tricks and no treats when it comes to hydro.”

October 31, 2017 – Every month, Ontarians are scared to open their hydro bills. Dr. Merrilee Fullerton is hearing a frightened backlash against rising hydro rates every night at the doors as the PC candidate canvasses in the new provincial riding of Kanata-Carleton. She observes it is a backlash that is growing more and more as the facts about exactly how much electricity costs are to rise after the election becomes public. Dr. Fullerton believes the recent announcements from Premier Wynne about hydro bill relief are not fooling anyone. “The Liberal government has made headlines about bringing the current bills […]
October 25, 2017

Merrilee Fullerton is Choice of Community Leaders

October 25, 2017 – Community leaders in Kanata and Carp are endorsing Dr. Merrilee Fullerton’s candidacy as the Ontario PC representative in the new provincial riding of Kanata-Carleton. For many, it is Merrilee’s solid character and her ability to appeal to the residents of Kanata and West Carleton that move them to support her in Ontario’s election expected in June 2018. Interested public can view many personal testimonials posted on the Merrilee Fullerton website votemerrileefullerton.ca. Here are some excerpts from those testimonials. Allan Hubley, Kanata South City Councillor states: “She listens to people and is interested in others’ ideas.  Merrilee […]
October 12, 2017

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

October 12, 2017 – 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 […]
September 25, 2017

From the desk of Dr. Merrilee Fullerton – September 21, 2017

From the desk of Dr. Merrilee Fullerton  September 21, 2017 Hello Friends, Our communities within Kanata-Carleton have grown and flourished because of the many contributions of everyone here. Farmers originally. Then small business entrepreneurs; professionals like teachers, doctors, nurses and lawyers; and, most recently, men and women in technology industries. Their individual efforts in their own areas provided the collective heart and soul of our community.  Their successes in turn paid for and continue to pay for the many services we in Kanata-Carleton want, need and deserve. The fact that our Prime Minister and Finance Minister are now portraying small […]