ONTARIO PROVINCIAL ELECTION

The Final Stretch

A long-running scandal over the cancellation of two Toronto-area gas plants dominated the final Saturday of Ontario's election campaign, with the opposition parties hammering Liberal Premier Kathleen...
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Affordable Housing Isn't Even on the Ontario Election Radar - Why?

Over the past four weeks, pundits, parties and candidates in the Ontario race have talked everything from jobs to transit to past scandals and old grievances. There's one issue, though, that they've been silent on: affordable housing. By ignoring housing, all three major parties have abandoned the primary need of the most vulnerable residents in our communities. Instead, Wynne, Hudak and Horwath have focused on jobs, gridlock and rebuilding Ontario's economy without recognizing that affordable housing is a key part of the solution to each of those problems.