Ontario Liberal Convention

Wynne Slams Opponents At Convention

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.21.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Prime Minister Stephen Harper's antipathy to pension reform that would help middle-class Canadians is somewhere between "offensive and inexp...

WATCH: Kathleen Wynne's Victory Speech

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada Politics

Kathleen Wynne's victory speech conveyed the theme of teamwork at the Ontario Liberal leadership convention Saturday night. "Believe it or not, th...

Wynning

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Working with the opposition parties, repairing relations with teachers and dealing with the Liberal government's past mistakes are some of t...

Wynne Addresses If Ontario Is Ready For Gay Premier

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Politics

At the Ontario Liberal Leadership Convention on Saturday, top contender Kathleen Wynne openly addressed that she is a lesbian. "Is Ontario ready fo...

LIVE UPDATES: Kathleen Wynne To Be Ontario's First Woman Premier

CP | Maria Babbage and Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Ontario will get its first female premier after provincial Liberals chose a diplomat over a warrior to lead the embattled party into an unce...

Massive Protest At Convention

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Thousands of protesters jammed the streets outside the Ontario Liberal leadership convention Saturday afternoon as delegates voted for the p...

'Don't Screw It Up'

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Following a tribute from his party, an emotional Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty has said his final goodbyes at the convention that will cho...

What To Watch For At The Convention

CBC | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada Politics

The Ontario Liberal Party will pick a new leader and premier this weekend at the party’s first leadership convention since selecting Dalton McGuinty...

Ontario Liberal Convention Kicks Off

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - One of the two front-runners in the Ontario Liberal leadership race took off the gloves Friday, as more than 2,000 delegates cast their ball...

A Win For Women?

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - With two female candidates leading the race to replace Premier Dalton McGuinty, Ontario appears set to become Canada's sixth province to be ...

Can These Women Overcome McGuinty's Legacy?

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada Politics

More than 2,000 members of the Ontario Liberal Party will be heading to Toronto next weekend to choose their new leader and the next premier of the pr...

Liberal Convention Diary: Day Three

Martha Hall Findlay | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Politics
Martha Hall Findlay

Last night we heard speeches from various luminaries, including Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty, who started the evening off. Among many good lines from the premier's speech, here was my favourite: "To those who would have us merge with another party, get behind us -- we will be moving forward with or without you."