2012 Ontario Budget

McGuinty Has Some 'Splaining To Do

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Last week, Premier Dalton McGuinty was warning Ontario's Liberals to get ready to board the campaign bus for a summer election.This weekend,...

'If We Cannot Pass This Budget We Will Take It To The People'

CBC | Posted 08.14.2012 | Canada Politics

Ontario's minority Liberals are livid – even threatening an election after only eight months – after the opposition parties joined forces in commi...

Actually, We Do Care What You Think

Alex Callahan | Posted 06.03.2012 | Canada
Alex Callahan

Last week, Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath asked Ontarians to have their say on the budget. People in Queen's Park murmured that this was a schtick or a stall tactic. It's unfortunate that this was the knee-jerk reaction. The fact is that while Ontarians have lots of issues with the budget, one thing that was almost unanimous was that people were really happy that someone asked them what they think.

Funding To Dry Up For Toronto Arts

CBC | Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada Politics

Provincial funding for Toronto's Luminato festival is to be cut by $3.5 million over the next two years. Festival organizers were expectin...