Rob Ford Election

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Ford Hints At Mayoral Run In 2018

TORONTO - A weakened but still defiant Rob Ford conceded little Monday even though his Hail Mary attempt to pass the Toronto mayoral torch to his older brother, Doug Ford, was easily shut down by busi...
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Rob Ford Makes It Official

TORONTO - Toronto’s controversial Mayor Rob Ford threw a large party _ complete with recorded music and a live band _ for the official launch of hi
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Move Over Rob Ford: How I'd Restore Civility in City Hall

As mayor, I will move to adopt ranked ballots, a model that would help to unite our divided city by rewarding candidates with a broad appeal within the electorate. Too much of our current political discourse is spent on negativity, or pitting councillors against one another. Ranked ballots would help eliminate this rancor, fostering a more positive political environment. Ever wonder why political parties choose leaders this way? It's because ranked ballots help maintain a certain level of civility that has been AWOL from Toronto politics for quite some time.
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Ontario Says No To Snap Election

TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government made it clear Monday it was not open to a request from embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford for a snap municipal election so voters can decide if he should be booted...
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Ford 'Could Easily Get Re-Elected'

When Toronto police Chief Bill Blair confirmed to reporters on Thursday that he had seen the controversial video of Mayor Rob Ford, in which the mayor is alleged to be smoking crack cocaine, many obse...
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Rob Ford Says Sorry

TORONTO - A contrite Rob Ford finally apologized Tuesday to those who don't like the way he handled his conflict of interest situation, but said he would fight to stay on as mayor.Ford also said his a...