Nov 19 2013 Tory MPP Frank Klees claimed the Metrolinx Presto smart card system has all the earmarks of the eHealth spending scandal.

Presto electronic transit card system comes under attack Toronto Star By:Richard J. Brennan Provincial Politics, Published on Tue Nov 19 2013 A Tory MPP levelled a barrage of criticism at Metrolinx officials Tuesday claiming the Presto smart card system has all the earmarks of
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Nov 18 2013 MPP Confirms Results of Newmarket Soccer Club Grant Review

(Queen’s Park) Newmarket-Aurora MPP Frank Klees announced today that a review of the Ontario Trillium Foundation’s 2010 grant to the Newmarket Soccer Club has confirmed that all funds have been accounted for. Klees asked for a detailed accounting of the $255,500 grant
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Nov 18 2013 Ornge lack of training endangered pilots’ safety, federal report says

KAREN HOWLETT     The Globe and Mail Published Monday, Nov. 18 2013, 2:44 PM EST Ontario’s air-ambulance service endangered the health and safety of pilots by failing to educate them on the hazards of operating helicopters in remote locations or adequately train supervisors. In
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Nov 12 2013 What Happened to Civility and Ethics?

Toronto’s mayor, still reeling from the previous week’s revelations about his questionable encounters with criminal elements, admits to smoking crack cocaine. The vultures circle and an unseemly spectacle unfolds that is reminiscent of the ancient bloody gladiatorial
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Nov 5 2013 Parliamentary Tribute to Frank Stronach

Mr. Speaker, I rise to pay tribute to a great Canadian, an exemplary citizen of this Province, a visionary, entrepreneur, industrialist, philanthropist and a man who personifies the very best of Canadian values. Frank Stronach has touched literally millions of lives through his
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Oct 29 2013 The Liberal Party Should Reimburse Ontario Citizens

Former Finance Minister, Dwight Duncan told the legislature’s Justice Committee last week that the public has lost interest in the Gas Plant scandal. Do you agree? “This is all old ground, with respect, you’re not even on TV any more for goodness’ sake.
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Oct 23 2013 $770 Million Contract Racking Up Millions in Penalties

A $770 million contract signed off on by Kathleen Wynne when she was Transportation Minister in 2010 is racking up millions in penalties revealed PC Infrastructure Critic Frank Klees. The contract, entered into between Metrolinx, the government’s agency responsible for
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Oct 16 2013 That Billion Dollar Scandal Really Means Nothing Until…

The Auditor General had just released her scathing report on the Oakville Power Plant scandal the night before. I was sitting at my desk in the legislature watching as the Premier responded to questions about her role in this latest in a series of government scandals. In case you
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Oct 9 2013 Petiton: Youth Mental Health in our Schools and Communities

Download petition Read The Minister’s Response to the Petition Funding for Youth Mental Health(Sessional Paper NO. P-175) MPP Klees ( Tabled October 9, 2013) To the Legislative Assembly of Ontario: Whereas youth mental health in the Province of Ontario is rising at an
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Oct 9 2013 Gas Plant Scandal Cost A Billion – ORNGE Cost Lives

Newmarket-Aurora MPP, Frank Klees wants Ornge to get out of the aviation business. “The gas plant scandal cost taxpayers of this province more than a billion dollars,” Klees said in the legislature today. “The Ornge Air Ambulance scandal cost taxpayers untold
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Oct 8 2013 MPP Calls for Trillium Grant Audit

In a letter to the CEO of the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Newmarket-Aurora MPP Frank Klees asked for an audit of the Foundation’s $225,550 grant to the Newmarket Soccer Club.  ”Given recent allegations that the organization has had financial pressures, I believe it
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Oct 1 2013 Brown Envelopes and Anonymous Emails

Ever since I put the first question to the Minister of Health about the Ornge Air Ambulance scandal in March of 2011, my office has become the destination point for brown envelopes and anonymous emails that often contain allegations of gross mismanagement, waste and outright
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