THE CANADIAN TIMES

EC PUBLISHING SINCE 1904

Friday, May 26th

Last updateFri, 26 May 2017 2pm

You are here: Home Canada Conservative Values Teen MPP fighting off adversity like a veteran

Conservative Values

Teen MPP fighting off adversity like a veteran

And suddenly, at 19 years old, Sam Oosterhoff is not a rookie anymore.

In fact, he's racking up wins like a formidable political heavyweight and fighting off adversity like a wily veteran.

In less than six months, the youngest MPP in Ontario's history surprisingly won a hard-fought nomination process against the Progressive Conservative party's president, Rick Dykstra, of all people, in October 2016, won a tough byelection in Niagara West-Glanbrook in November, and now has brushed off an internal challenge from a well-respected local politician.

Read More