Sam Oosterhoff throwing support behind Elliott
The youngest MPP in Ontario is speaking out on who he wants to lead his party.
20 year old Sam Oosterhoff, the PC MPP for Niagara-West Glanbrook telling CKTB he endorses Christine Elliott.
Oosterhoff says he believes that Elliott is the leadership candidate who is best positioned to lead the PC team to victory against the Kathleen Wynne Liberals and to act as Premier of Ontario.
We asked if the recent controversy concerning Patrick Brown and Rick Dykstra will impact the Niagara vote for the PC's, he replied saying that support is strong and over the last few weeks donations to the party are up, and law sign requests are flooding in.
Oosterhoff says PC support is at an all time high.
Elliott is the only leadership who has not visited Niagara so far.
Today, Caroline Mulroney visited St.Catharines and hosted a lunch at Johnny Rocco's.
Last night, Doug Ford hosted a rally at Welland's legion.
On January 28th, the IceDogs were a shot away from a record setting third 3 in 3 weekend sweep but it was not to be, losing in a North Bay shootout. Since then, the team has gone winless in ten including a Monday afternoon overtime loss in Peterborough 4-3.
Colton Incze stood on his head, making 40 saves Saturday night, as the IceDogs fell 3-1 in Barrie. The game’s first star had to make 18 saves in the second period alone.
A night of deflections went the way of the visitors as the IceDogs fell 6-3 to visiting Owen Sound. In the 'Dogs first game in a 6 game in 9 days stretch, the home side was unable to hold a third period one goal lead.