Candidate, Liberal MPP for Kingston and the Islands, Ted Hsu (Archive photo)
For his part, candidate Yasir Naqvi, federal MP for Ottawa Centre, acknowledges in his response that he is not French-speaking, but assures that he wants to get involved with the community. p>
The latter wants to recruit more health professionals to improve public health care and improve the province's public education system.
My top priority for Ontario's French-speaking community is the same as my top priority for all Ontarians: defeat Doug Ford and restore Ontario's promise, writes the candidate in response to the AFO. /p>
Candidate Yasir Naqvi, federal MP for Ottawa Center (Archive photo)
For his part, candidate Bonnie Crombie, currently mayor of Mississauga , has as a priority the development of education and post-secondary education in French. Among other things, she wishes to remedy [the] shortage of French-speaking and French-language teachers and expand social services in French.
We must strengthen Franco-Ontarian education across Ontario, writes candidate Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, Liberal MP for Beaches-East York. The latter wishes to train and hire more French-speaking teachers and school workers and promote the work of Franco-Ontarian educators.