Dwight Duncan

What's Holding Back Toronto?

Recent political drama in Toronto has brought its numerous power struggles into the spotlight. Between the hovering possibility of Premier Kathleen Wynne dissolving the city's infrastructure and the ongoing conflicts between Rob Ford and his cabinet, the recurring question is: who really controls Toronto?
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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...
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$3 Billion Of Good News For Ontario

TORONTO - Ontario's projected deficit for 2012-13 has fallen from $14.8 billion to $11.9 billion.Finance Minister Dwight Duncan says the nearly $3-billion drop from last spring's budget projection is...
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Ontario Grocers Get Their Drink On

TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government moved Monday to counter a Progressive Conservative proposal to allow corner stores to sell alcohol by announcing a pilot project to sell liquor and wine in 10 gr...
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Has Trudeau Found His Finance Minister?

Ontario Finance Minister Dwight Duncan has given some serious thought to running federally. Duncan announced earlier this year he will not seek provincial re-election. On the weekend, he admitted he’...
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Dwight Duncan Makes His Decision

TORONTO - Finance Minister Dwight Duncan has decided against running for the leadership of the Ontario Liberal party.Duncan says he won't make a bid to succeed Premier Dalton McGuinty and won't run fo...
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Up Next?

Ontario's deputy premier and finance minister is giving careful thought to the idea of running for the leadership of the Ontario Liberals, as party officials meet to decide when they will hold a leade...
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Ontario's Good Bad News

TORONTO - Ontario's minority Liberals will reach out to labour leaders and the Progressive Conservatives to get a public sector wage freeze that's needed to eliminate the province's $14.4 billion defi...
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He Admits It

TORONTO - The Liberal campaign decided to halt construction of a power plant in Mississauga days before last fall's election when they were behind in the polls, Finance Minister Dwight Duncan admitted...
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Ontario To Sell LCBO Headquarters

TORONTO - Asset sales and privatization are on the table as Ontario looks to balance its books, but scrapping full-day kindergarten is not, the finance minister said Monday.The province will sell the...
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Ontario Facing Credit Downgrade

TORONTO - Moody's Investors Services dealt the deficit-plagued Ontario government a blow Thursday, putting the province on a so-called credit watch though it did not downgrade the provincial credit ra...
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Largest Province's Economy Shrinks

TORONTO - Keeping on schedule to eliminate Ontario's deficit is crucial and will require spending "adjustments," Finance Minister Dwight Duncan said Wednesday as he released figures showing the provin...