Michael Coteau will seek the leadership of the Ontario Liberal Party

TORONTO — Michael Coteau, the third-term Liberal MPP, announced in a video message that he will officially seek the leadership of the Ontario Liberal Party to replace Doug Ford as Premier of Ontario.  “Doug Ford says kids today aren’t worth the cost. That’s his message—Ontario doesn’t value you. I was that kid who was told someone like you doesn’t matter,” said Coteau. “And now, someone like me is taking a stand.   Continue reading

Michael Coteau hosts town hall on Ontario Liberal Party renewal

MPP updates over 100 attendees on his province-wide listening tour

NORTH YORK (6 June 2018)—As Ontario Liberals prepare to gather this weekend for the first Annual General Meeting since last year’s election results, third-term MPP Michael Coteau hosted a town hall meeting yesterday with over one hundred grassroots Liberal members to discuss party renewal and reform. Continue reading

The Big 5

Dear Fellow Liberals: A year ago, I was knocking on doors in my home riding with a team of young volunteers. We were working hard. I was on the media lists of “races to watch” as I faced a star Conservative candidate, Toronto’s deputy mayor. On 7 June 2018, our hard work paid off. I was honoured to be one of just seven Liberal MPPs returned to the Legislature but it was a  sobering evening. Continue reading