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Canada’s NDP leader, party’s health critic demand action to have affordable medication

“These changes to the way we price drugs in Canada would have an immediate impact and help millions of Canadians,” Davies added.

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Don joins David Moses to discuss the forced sterilization of Indigenous women

“Mr. Davies, you’ve come forward with wanting to put a call out for a criminal probe into the cases of Indigenous women who have had forced sterilization.”

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Don calls on Trudeau to bring in universal, comprehensive and public pharmacare, part 2

“Today we heard from Marilyn Sheehan whose family lives in BC. She said they can’t afford the heart medication her husband needs and their son often goes without his life-saving allergy medicine. She said they’re just ‘rolling the dice.'”

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Don calls on Trudeau to bring in universal, comprehensive and public pharmacare

“This is the Prime Minister’s last budget before the election. It’s his last chance to do what’s right for people: deliver a universal, comprehensive and public pharmacare system – one that covers every single Canadian. Will the Prime Minister do it?”

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Don questions Trudeau on pharmacare, part 2

“Why are the Liberals intent on copying the U.S.-style private, patchwork system that costs more and delivers less?”

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Don questions Trudeau on pharmacare

“Instead of caving in to corporate interests, why won’t the Liberals stand up for lower costs and better coverage for Canadians?”

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Dental care in Canada: it’s time

“Canadians have waited long enough. Access to medically necessary dental care should be a right in this country, not a privilege. It’s time to roll up our sleeves and begin the work necessary to make this overdue health care service a reality for all Canadians.”

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BC dental fees rising Friday as many continue to call for publicly-funded dental care

In December Vancouver-Kingsway MP Don Davies asked what steps the Liberals were taking “to ensure that all Canadians can access medically necessary dental care.”

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CANADA: Push for study of coerced sterilization gains strength on Parliament Hill

NDP health critic Don Davies warned Canada is at the “very cusp” of uncovering serious human-rights abuses affecting vulnerable women including those who are Indigenous, those living with disabilities and those who have low incomes.

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Coerced sterilizations not only an Indigenous concern, Commons committee hears

Closely examining the magnitude of the problem has been a concern for advocacy organizations and MPs, including NDP health critic Don Davies.

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