Andrew Cash
MP for Davenport

Toronto Issues

Andrew`s Statment on the mismanagment and gridlock of the Conservative Building Canada Fund – May 12th, 2014

on May 12, 2014

Mr. Andrew Cash (Davenport, NDP): Mr. Speaker, Toronto is a world-class city. It is a major engine that drives our national economy. However, two decades now of downloading and cuts by Liberals and Conservatives have left the city of Toronto with crumbling infrastructure and crippling gridlock. Now Conservative mismanagement is putting thousands of infrastructure projects [...]

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Andrew`s Statement on Toronto Port Authority – April 30th, 2014

on April 30, 2014

Mr. Andrew Cash (Davenport, NDP): Mr. Speaker, the Toronto Port Authority was set up by the Liberals, against the wishes of the City of Toronto. Until 2001, the airport belonged to the city. Then the Liberals created an unelected, unaccountable port authority, taking control of the airport out of Toronto’s hands and into Ottawa’s. Now [...]

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Andrew’s Letter to Minister Raitt regarding Rail Safety in Davenport

on April 8, 2014

Last summer, Andrew joined Davenport residents for walkabout of the CP rail line that runs through Davenport. He heard concerns about the deteriorated state of tracks and sent a letter to Minister Raitt regarding this issue. Please find it below: Dear Minister Raitt, Canadians deserve to live in safe neighbourhoods. And part of that means [...]

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Andrew Writes to Parliamentary Secretary for Natural Resources Kelly Block about GE-Hitachi Facility at 1025 Lansdowne

on April 8, 2014

Parliamentary Secretary and Minister for Natural Resources Kelly Block responded to Andrew’s petition regarding the lack of public information surrounding the GE-Hitachi Facility at 1025 Lansdowne Ave. You can find her response here: http://www.nuclearsafety.gc.ca/eng/pdfs/commission/Response-to-petition-eng.pdf. Please find below Andrew’s response to her: February 24, 2014 Re: Response to Petition 412-0614 – Public Hearing on GE-Hitachi Facility [...]

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Audio from Telephone Townhall Meeting – March 11, 2014

on March 26, 2014

On March 11, 2014, MPP Jonah Schein and I hosted a telephone townhall with Davenport residents to hear about your priorities and to chat about some of the work we’ve done as your Davenport representatives. Jonah and I have been working hard to bring your concerns to both the House of Commons and the Ontario [...]

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Andrew Blasts Conservative Policies That Will End Family-Focused Immigration – January 30th 2014

on January 30, 2014

OTTAWA – New Conservative immigration measures that came into effect this year will make it harder for families to reunite in Canada. “The Conservative government has abandoned Canada’s commitment to help reunite families who have emigrated here,” said the Official Opposition critic for immigration and citizenship Lysane Blanchette-Lamothe (Pierrefonds – Dollard). “I regularly meet constituents [...]

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Andrew on the Cuts to Canada Post – January 29th 2014

on January 29, 2014

On December 11, 2013, Canada Post announced major service cuts that will affect how Canadians send and receive their mail. These cuts include eliminating home delivery, reducing rural post office hours, drastically increasing postage rates, and killing thousands of good quality jobs. Three days later, on December 14 I was out with other concerned members [...]

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