Who is Erin O’Toole?

Erin O’Toole wants us to think he’s a new kind of Conservative. But when it comes to cutting public health care or giving tax breaks to his Bay Street friends, that’s not what the facts say. Who really is Erin O’Toole?

  • O’Toole voted to cut $36 billion from our healthcare system.
    As a Harper cabinet minister, he voted to cut funding for public health care and vital social supports. And Canadians are still feeling the repercussions today. READ MORE 
  • O’Toole voted to give tax breaks to the wealthy 1%. 
    As a Harper cabinet minister he voted for billions in tax giveaways to the top 1%, while supporting cuts to services everyday working Canadians rely on. READ MORE
  • O’Toole believes it was a “mistake” to help struggling families with CERB.
    He said the government was “entirely wrong” to help millions of laid-off workers survive the pandemic and more money should have gone to businesses instead. READ MORE
  • O’Toole praised Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s pandemic plan – and they were cutting 11,000 health workers in the middle of the pandemic. 
    Kenny and O’Toole are old friends — they worked together as cabinet ministers for Harper. If given power O’Toole could lead Canada down the same disastrous path. READ MORE
  • O’Toole defended far-right ideologies in his party.
    He got caught spreading dangerous lies about rigging elections in Canada – and even admitted his “Canada First” policies are no different than Trump’s “America First” plan. READ MORE
  • O’Toole will say anything to win our votes.
    After first losing running as a moderate O’Toole then became a "true blue" Conservative to win party leadership. Now he will say anything to please anyone – but help no one. READ MORE
  • O’Toole has lost control of his Conservative Party.
    Conservatives are divided and party insiders are blaming O’Toole. O’Toole even allowed far-right groups to make dangerous new Conservative policies that would hurt everyday Canadians. READ MORE
  • O’Toole was a Bay Street lawyer before he became a politician.
    He claims he’s a man of the people, but the truth is Erin O’Toole was a corporate lawyer defending big businesses before turning to politics. READ MORE