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Expenses for leaders of opposition parties do not cover any specified period, but are posted within 90 days of their review by the Integrity Commissioner of Ontario (external site).

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Leaders of the Official Opposition

NameDate Incurred FromDate Incurred ToTravel ($)Accommodation ($)Meals ($)Hospitality / Events ($)# of External ParticipantsPurpose of ExpenseLocationTotal ($)
Brown, PatrickAugust 21, 2016August 25, 2016712.25451.900Leader's Northern TourThunder Bay/ Fort Frances/ Kenora1164.15
Brown, PatrickSeptember 23, 2016September 24, 201621.000National Peace Officer's Run to RememberOttawa21.00
Brown, PatrickSeptember 23, 2016September 24, 2016458.25235.870National Peace Officer's Run to RememberOttawa694.12
Brown, PatrickOctober 1, 2016October 2, 2016573.25235.870Lebanese Friends of Canada Convention and Dandia Raas & GarbaOttawa809.12
Brown, PatrickOctober 12, 2016October 14, 201626.000Meeting with Ottawa Fire Fighters & Tour of retirement residencesOttawa26.00
Brown, PatrickNovember 2, 2016November 3, 201611.980Ontario Economic SummitNiagara Falls11.98
Brown, PatrickDecember 26, 2016December 27, 2016426.25161.7002016 Lebanese GalaOttawa587.95
Brown, PatrickJanuary 29, 2017January 29, 2017416.250Tamil Association's Tamil Heritage Month GalaOttawa416.25
Brown, PatrickFebruary 1, 2017February 2, 201779.990Wiarton Willie FestivalWiarton79.99
Brown, PatrickFebruary 14, 2017February 18, 2017319.12509.510Leader's Northern TourSault Ste. Marie/ Timmins/ New Liskeard828.63
Brown, PatrickFebruary 24, 2017February 25, 2017109.000Tour of North Star Ice Ltd.London109.00
Brown, PatrickFebruary 25, 2017February 26, 20176.000Various Stakeholder Tours & Cultural EventsWindsor6.00
Brown, PatrickFebruary 25, 2017February 26, 2017161.100Various Stakeholder Tours & Cultural EventsWindsor161.10
Brown, PatrickMarch 4, 2017March 5, 2017199.000Various Cultural EventsMississauga199.00
Brown, PatrickMarch 5, 2017March 5, 2017589.250Tour of Essar Steel Ltd.Sault Ste. Marie589.25
Brown, PatrickMarch 10, 2017March 11, 2017501.25384.710Tour of Ellsin Environmental Ltd. (trip cancelled due to inclement weather)Sault Ste. Marie885.96
Brown, PatrickApril 7, 2017April 9, 2017546.24219.680Meeting with PAO, Tour of Sault College, Vimy Ridge CelebrationSault Ste. Marie765.92
Brown, PatrickApril 20, 2017April 22, 2017634.24479.780Meeting with Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse, Tour of CHEO, etc.Ottawa1114.02
Brown, PatrickMay 5, 2017May 6, 2017119.000Ontario Chamber of Commerce AGMSarnia119.00
Brown, PatrickMay 10, 2017May 10, 2017569.250FONOMNorth Bay569.25
Brown, PatrickMay 11, 2017May 11, 2017458.250Nurses Week Tours, Meeting with Mayor & CouncilWindsor458.25
Brown, PatrickMay 28, 2017May 29, 2017562.24163.720Meeting with officials of the Ontario Hockey LeagueWindsor725.96
Brown, PatrickJune 19, 2017June 20, 2017115.990Pickering Board of Trade BreakfastPickering115.99
Brown, PatrickJuly 18, 2017July 19, 2017324.62109.840Meeting with Essar SteelSault Ste. Marie434.46
Brown, PatrickAugust 13, 2017August 15, 2017433.00517.060AMO ConferenceOttawa950.06
Brown, PatrickAugust 27, 2017August 28, 2017200.12184.070Breakfast Speech at Chamber of Commerce and Roundtable with First RespondersGananoque384.19
Brown, PatrickSeptember 14, 2017September 15, 2017690.24204.970Algonquin College Tour & Stakeholder MeetingsOttawa895.21
Brown, PatrickSeptember 18, 2017September 19, 2017129.000International Plowing Match 2017 and Agricultural RoundtableWalton129.00
Brown, PatrickOctober 11, 2017October 12, 2017610.25130.950Kenora Chamber Roundtable, Nelson Granite Quarry Tour & Lac Seul First Nation TourVermilion Bay741.20
Brown, PatrickOctober 23, 2017October 23, 2017902.130Tour of farm & small business town hallOttawa / St. Isidore902.13
Brown, PatrickDecember 6, 2017December 7, 20177.500Chamber of Commerce Annual General MeetingWindsor7.50
Brown, PatrickDecember 6, 2017December 7, 2017373.12123.710Chamber of Commerce Annual General MeetingWindsor496.83
Horwath, AndreaApril 11, 2018April 11, 2018-22.500Black Community Provincial Leadership DebateToronto-22.50
Horwath, AndreaMay 2, 2018May 4, 20181293.12444.480Northern Ontario Municipal Association Annual General Meeting and Northern EventsThunder Bay/Kenora1737.60
Horwath, AndreaAugust 19, 2018August 21, 2018529.240Association of Municipalities of Ontario ConferenceOttawa529.24
Horwath, AndreaAugust 19, 2018August 21, 2018147.83522.0877.500Association of Municipalities of Ontario ConferenceOttawa747.41
Horwath, AndreaOctober 25, 2018October 26, 201845.000Ontario Economic SummitNiagara-on-the-Lake45.00
Horwath, AndreaNovember 29, 2018November 30, 2018157.000Meeting with General Motors' Workers, Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Dan Carter and Regional Chair John HenryOshawa157.00

Negative amounts indicate items such as rebates, refunds, credit memos and recovered overpayments. All expense reports are posted in the language submitted by the Leader.

Official Opposition Leaders' Staff

NameTitleDate Incurred FromDate Incurred ToTravel ($)Accommodation ($)Meals ($)Hospitality / Events ($)# of External ParticipantsPurpose of ExpenseLocationTotal ($)
Raj, ShivDirector - TourAugust 20, 2016August 23, 2016317.900Leader's Northern TourThunder Bay/ Fort Frances317.90
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownSeptember 19, 2016September 20, 2016189.990International Plowing MatchHarriston189.99
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownSeptember 23, 2016September 24, 201621.00235.870National Peace Officer's Run to RememberOttawa256.87
Raj, ShivDirector - TourSeptember 23, 2016September 24, 201642.00235.870National Peace Officer's Run to RememberOttawa277.87
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownOctober 12, 2016October 14, 201626.00594.380Meeting with Ottawa Fire Fighters & Tour of retirement residencesOttawa620.38
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownNovember 2, 2016November 3, 201611.98103.200Ontario Economic SummitNiagara Falls115.18
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownNovember 7, 2016November 8, 2016104.000Cambridge Chamber of Commerce SpeechCambridge104.00
Amato, RyanDirector of TourJanuary 16, 2017January 16, 2017114.400Advance for Leader's TravelPeterborough114.40
Amato, RyanDirector of TourJanuary 17, 2017January 17, 2017154.400Advance for Leader's TravelLondon154.40
Amato, RyanDirector of TourJanuary 18, 2017January 18, 201755.200Advance for Leader's TravelHamilton55.20
Amato, RyanDirector of TourJanuary 19, 2017January 19, 2017288.000Advance for Leader's TravelOldcastle288.00
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownJanuary 29, 2017January 29, 2017446.250Tamil Association's Tamil Heritage Month GalaOttawa446.25
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownFebruary 13, 2017February 18, 2017616.270Leader's Northern TourSault Ste. Marie/ Timmins/ New Liskeard616.27
Aulbrook, MaxTour OperationsFebruary 13, 2017February 18, 2017636.270Leader's Northern TourSault Ste. Marie/ Timmins/ New Liskeard636.27
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownFebruary 24, 2017February 25, 2017109.000Tour of North Star Ice Ltd.London109.00
Amato, RyanExecutive Assistant to P. BrownFebruary 25, 2017February 26, 20176.00161.100Various Stakeholder Tours & Cultural EventsWindsor167.10
Nembhard, TavisMulti Media Specialist- P. BrownFebruary 25, 2017February 25, 2017312.120Various Stakeholder Tours & Cultural EventsWindsor312.12
Amato, RyanDirector of TourApril 7, 2017April 9, 2017721.25219.680Meeting with PAO, Tour of Sault College, Vimy Ridge CelebrationSault Ste. Marie940.93
Amato, RyanDirector of TourMay 10, 2017May 10, 2017657.250FONOMNorth Bay657.25
Amato, RyanDirector of TourMay 11, 2017May 11, 2017548.250Nurses Week Tours, Meeting with Mayor & CouncilWindsor548.25
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourJune 19, 2017June 20, 2017115.990Pickering Board of Trade BreakfastPickering115.99
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourJune 30, 2017July 1, 2017109.000Advance for London Tour DayLondon109.00
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourJuly 18, 2017July 19, 201789.490Meeting with Essar SteelSault Ste. Marie89.49
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourJuly 18, 2017July 19, 2017109.840Meeting with Essar SteelSault Ste. Marie109.84
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourAugust 13, 2017August 16, 2017504.24389.340AMO ConferenceOttawa893.58
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourAugust 21, 2017August 22, 2017104.000Blue Chip BreakfastKitchener104.00
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourAugust 26, 2017August 27, 2017263.220Pride ParadeOttawa263.22
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourAugust 27, 2017August 28, 2017184.070Breakfast Speech at Chamber of CommerceGananoque184.07
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourSeptember 14, 2017September 17, 2017590.190Algonquin College Tour & Stakeholder MeetingsOttawa590.19
Gill, ParminderjitExecutive Assistant- P. BrownSeptember 18, 2017September 19, 2017129.000International Plowing Match 2017 and Agricultural RoundtableWalton129.00
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourSeptember 29, 2017September 30, 2017174.070Advance for Leader's TourOttawa174.07
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourOctober 11, 2017October 12, 2017115.950Meeting with Lac Seul First Nation ChiefDryden115.95
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourOctober 11, 2017October 12, 2017725.250Chamber Roundtable, Nelson Granite Quarry Tour & Lac Seul First Nation TourVermilion Bay725.25
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourOctober 22, 2017October 23, 2017520.250Tour of farm & small business town hallOttawa / St. Isidore520.25
Amato, RyanDeputy Director of TourNovember 7, 2017November 8, 2017139.000North Western First Nation's Chiefs MeetingThunder Bay139.00
Gill, ParminderjitExecutive Assistant- P. BrownDecember 6, 2017December 7, 20177.50123.710Chamber of Commerce Annual General MeetingWindsor131.21
Waldron, DillonAssistant to A.HorwathApril 11, 2018April 11, 2018-22.500Black Community Provincial Leadership DebateToronto-22.50
Waldron, DillonAssistant to A.HorwathMay 2, 2018May 4, 20181293.12444.480Northern Ontario Municipal Association Annual General Meeting and Northern EventsThunder Bay/Kenora1737.60
Waldron, DillonAssistant to A.HorwathAugust 19, 2018August 21, 2018529.240Association of Municipalities of Ontario ConferenceOttawa529.24
Waldron, DillonAssistant to A.HorwathAugust 19, 2018August 21, 2018147.83522.0877.500Association of Municipalities of Ontario ConferenceOttawa747.41
Waldron, DillonAssistant to A.HorwathSeptember 3, 2018September 3, 201812.500Labour day CelebrationHamilton12.50
Waldron, DillonAssistant to A.HorwathOctober 25, 2018October 26, 201810.62283.0145.000Ontario Economic SummitNiagara-on-the-Lake338.63
Wilson, MadelineAssistant to A.HorwathNovember 29, 2018November 30, 2018157.000Meeting with General Motors' Workers, Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Dan Carter and Regional Chair John HenryOshawa157.00

Negative amounts indicate items such as rebates, refunds, credit memos and recovered overpayments. All expense reports are posted in the language submitted by the Leader.