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Ontario Budget 2013: A Fair and Prosperous Ontario

Presenting Ontario's Budget was a true honour for me and I am humbled by the opportunity to serve the people of Ontario. I'm proud of the work this government is doing to beat our fiscal targets and continue to invest in the things that matter most to people every day. In addition, Ontario has created almost 400,000 jobs since the depths of the global recession, recovering all of the jobs lost during those dark days. Ontario enjoys strong fundamentals and we are committed to eliminating the deficit by 2017-18. We believe a balanced approach is the right approach.

Ontario Liberals Agree To NDP's Rich Tax

TORONTO -- Premier Dalton McGuinty agreed Tuesday to a key NDP budget demand to hike taxes for the wealthy in order to stave off another election. The minority Liberals will put a surtax on those earn...

Closing Ontario's Income Gap

The gap between rich and poor is growing and that threatens to make us all poorer, in health and quality of life. Governments can take action to help close the gap and their budgets are one of the most important tools they have to do this.

McGuinty Gives Election Ultimatum

OTTAWA - Premier Dalton McGuinty says he won't consider any new spending suggestions for the budget, even if that means Ontario voters end up going back to the polls.He says voters don't want another...

Highlights From The Ontario Budget

TORONTO -- Cash-strapped Ontario puts off business tax cuts, targets public sector wages and pensions in austerity budget designed to lift Canada's former economic powerhouse out of red ink in five ye...

Ontario Drops Austerity Budget

TORONTO - Cash-strapped Ontario is putting off business tax cuts, taking aim at pensions, and vowing to legislate pay freezes for public sector workers if need be in an austerity budget designed to li...