Guy Bourgouin MPP for Mushkegowuk—James Bay

Government of Ontario

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April 13, 2021

Ford must listen to the people of Grassy Narrows First Nation

As gold prices soar and there are four thousand mining claims in the territory of the Grassy Narrows First Nation, I asked Doug Ford if being "open for business" should come at the expense of the h... More
January 20, 2021

We are here to help!

Dear friends and residents of Mushkegowuk-James Bay, Due to the provincial State of Emergency, our offices are closed, but we are meeting VIRTUALLY, by phone or email. Reach out! More
December 23, 2020

2020 in Review: A Year Like No Other

2020 is ending, but the impact of this year will certainly resonate for the years, if not decades. Since the provincial Emergency Measures were enacted in early March, COVID-19 has affected us all,... More
December 9, 2020

Member's Statement - Peetabeck Inninuwuk Community Culture & Recreation Centre Project in Fort Albany First Nation

Yesterday, I rose in the House to demand to the Minister of Infrastructure to approve and support the Peetabeck Inninuwuk Community Culture & Recreation Centre Project in Fort Albany First Nati... More
December 8, 2020

Franco-Ontarians not getting fair access to justice as Ford fails to provide court service in French

Bourgouin highlights horrific care of sexual misconduct survivor being denied right to speak due to lack of translation QUEEN’S PARK – Guy Bourgouin, the NDP’s critic for Francophone Affairs, blast... More
December 3, 2020

MPP Bourgouin calls for mental health and addictions supports desperately lacking in Mushkegowuk-James Bay

QUEEN’S PARK - Families in Mushkegowuk-James Bay are desperately calling on the Ford government to provide mental health and addictions supports. More
October 7, 2020

Virtual Education Town Hall

Tonight, I am co-hosting with MPP Michael Mantha a virtual Town Hall on Education. We will hear from parents, teachers and school trustees about what's been done and what needs to be done as our ch... More
August 21, 2020

New Kapuskasing Address!

We are moving! Please note that, as of September 1st, my Kapuskasing office will be located at 2 Ash Avenue, Kapuskasing ON P5N 3H4. The Constituency Office will be closed on August 26-27. More
August 7, 2020

Letter to Minister of Health - Pandemic Pay for Lab Technicians

Today, I wrote to the Minister of Health, Christine Elliott, to ask her to revise the eligibility criteria for health care pandemic pay. More
July 22, 2020

Letter to Minister of Labour - Coursework and Examination Delays in the Trades

Yesterday, I wrote to the Minister of Labour and Skills Development to demand immediate and concrete action for the students, apprentices and workers who are unable to complete their coursework or ... More