ONTARIO LIBERAL LEADERSHIP

I Miss The Old Kathleen Wynne

Her speech was no longer inspiring, her words are now calculated and the minute I approach for a photo-op to remind her about our conversation, I was given a staff members business card to be in touch. She no longer wanted to listen to me. She was in the big league now and retail politics was no longer good political business.
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Media Bites: Wynne Is a Relative Term

Whatever we may think of the Liberals' new leader Kathleen Wynne and her glamorous status as Ontario's first lesbian premier, the fact remains that Canadians have once again witnessed the extraordinarily undemocratic spectacle of a tiny group of partisans installing a ruler over them.
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Sandra Pupatello Leaving Politics

Sandra Pupatello's return to politics was short-lived. The former Windsor West MPP who finished second in the Ontario Liberal Party leadership race on the weekend said she is heading back to the priv...
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What To Watch For At The Convention

The Ontario Liberal Party will pick a new leader and premier this weekend at the party’s first leadership convention since selecting Dalton McGuinty in 1996. The convention is tipped as a two-horse r...
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Ontario Liberal Convention Kicks Off

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 ballots to pick a new leader and the province's next p...
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A Win For Women?

TORONTO - With two female candidates leading the race to replace Premier Dalton McGuinty, Ontario appears set to become Canada's sixth province to be governed by a woman.Political experts, however, wa...
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What Ontario's Next Premier Needs to Tackle

The report of the Ontario Social Assistance Review Commission, released October 24, offered some important steps toward health-focused change. Its release was set to spark a badly needed discussion on reform of a broken and anemic system. The surprise resignation of Premier Dalton McGuinty changed that -- this debate has been conspicuously absent.