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NDP Housing Critic Gerry Rogers

NDP Housing critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) is appalled that Newfoundland & Labrador Housing is considering selling off assets at a time when affordable housing is in short supply, shelters are blocked, and community groups are starved for space.

 
NDP Seniors, Wellness, and Social Development critic Gerry Rogers

The NDP critic for Seniors, Wellness, and Social Development says increasing numbers of senior citizens are facing poverty because of increasing rents. Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) brought those concerns to the House of Assembly today.

 
NDP Leader and Finance Critic Lorraine Michael

NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) is reminding government of an issue two separate Auditors General have raised flags about.

The provincial government is facing an unknown amount of future environmental clean-up costs for contaminated sites around the province. These include PCBs, old fuel storage tanks, and mining and industrial pollution.

 

MR. SPEAKER: The hon. the Member for St. John’s Centre.

 

MR. SPEAKER: The hon. the Member for St. John’s Centre.

MS ROGERS: Thank you, Mr. Speaker.

 
NDP Housing Critic Gerry Rogers

NDP Housing Critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John's Centre) says it’s good to finally see a study of homelessness across the province. However, she says, the study will miss a large group of people affected by the current housing crisis.

 

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