CHRIS BENTLEY

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Ontario PCs Plan Contempt Motion

TORONTO - Business at the Ontario legislature could grind to a halt again next month if the government won't allow questions on Liberal attempts to intimidate the Speaker, the Opposition warned Wednes...
CP

What, Me Worry?

TORONTO - Premier Kathleen Wynne dismissed suggestions Tuesday that the Liberals' chances of winning the next election have dimmed now that veteran campaign mastermind Greg Sorbara is stepping down.Wy...
CP

Ontario Tories Back At It

TORONTO - The controversy surrounding cancelled gas plants in Oakville and Mississauga that tied up all business at the Ontario legislature last fall blew up again Wednesday as the Conservatives used...
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Ontario's Giving Up the Dirty-Coal Habit

Ontario is on track to be the first jurisdiction in North America to eliminate dirty coal-fired generation. Two of the largest coal-fired electricity plants in the province, Nanticoke and Lambton, are to close a year early, by end of December 2013, saving ratepayers $95 million.
CP

Nothing Is Getting Done In Ontario

TORONTO - The Progressive Conservatives are keeping alive a contempt motion that has brought all other business at the Ontario legislature to a halt.The Tories moved the contempt motion against Energy...
PHILLIPS de PURY & COMPANY

Don't Bring a Gun to a Wind Energy Debate

I was saddened to read that Jeff Damen, a father of two and employee of a wind developer in rural Ontario, reported having a shotgun pulled on him while conducting field work on a project site in West Grey. While I am not known for expressing opinions remotely sympathetic to that of the wind industry or its employees, and certainly oppose the development of the project in question, guns and threats of violence have no place in any debate in our province.