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Sunrise Motel Scandal

Sunrise Motel Scandal

Back in November, 2023, Meara and the Sask NDP exposed the fact that the Sask Party government was paying the highest rates and the most inflated rates to two hotels connected to Sask Party MLA for Regina Northeast, Gary Grewal. Mr. Grewal owns the Sunrise Motel and...

A Decade-Long Abandonment of Social Housing in Saskatchewan

A Decade-Long Abandonment of Social Housing in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan is facing a housing crisis and steep rise in homelessness. This has occurred at a time when the Provincial Social Housing Portfolio is experiencing high and unprecedented vacancy rates. Meanwhile, many people in Saskatchewan spend more and more of their...

Meara’s POVERTY AND HOUSING REPORT

Meara’s POVERTY AND HOUSING REPORT

Saskatchewan communities are experiencing a growing crisis in homelessness and poverty driven partly by the Sask Party government’s cuts to housing supports and changes to the social assistance regime. Back in 2021-22, Meara engaged in emergency consultations across...

Harm reduction saves money, and more importantly, lives

Harm reduction saves money, and more importantly, lives

Saskatchewan is currently facing down an addiction crisis that has cut like a scythe through our communities and we have yet to take the kind of bold action needed to save lives. Meara and the NDP Opposition believe that the ongoing overdose and addiction crises must be addressed as a public health emergency.