A 40-per-cent cut to legal aid funding was “devastating” for low-income British Columbians, lawyers say.
Emma Paling is HuffPost Canada's reporter covering Ontario politics. Her work on the #TrackingTransMountain series won a Radio Television Digital News Association award for best data storytelling in 2019. She graduated from Carleton University's journalism school with distinction in 2014.
The history teacher lost her permanent job after Premier Doug Ford’s government increased class sizes.
08/15/2019 15:57 EDT
The premier promised legal aid for anyone who contacted his office. Emails show he passed the buck.
08/12/2019 16:03 EDT
But the premier has not responded to dozens of requests for help.
08/09/2019 13:15 EDT
It’s the second time one of Doug Ford’s ministers has been called insensitive for wearing a bulletproof vest.
07/31/2019 13:29 EDT
The Ontario government says it’s redesigning its widely-panned autism program — but in the meantime, the old one is still in place.
07/30/2019 17:19 EDT
Dozens of protests were held over budget cuts that lawyers say will be devastating for low-income people.
07/30/2019 12:25 EDT
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative leader Andrew Scheer also congratulated the incoming British prime minister.
07/23/2019 12:55 EDT
The premier made the remarks on a radio show.
07/18/2019 16:47 EDT
Six people won’t continue their posts with the Ontario government after connections to Ford’s former chief of staff Dean French were revealed.
07/18/2019 12:56 EDT
"It is clear the perception of nepotism in the Ford government has not abated.”
07/15/2019 13:06 EDT
Insufficient funding is putting vulnerable children at risk, the board president says.
07/10/2019 12:13 EDT
The clinic has lost 10 per cent of its roughly $1-million budget.
07/09/2019 17:28 EDT
Two staff members at the Workers’ Health and Safety Legal Clinic have lost their jobs.
07/05/2019 16:46 EDT
The Ontario Green party leader says he'll showcase climate change solutions that are good for the economy, too.
07/03/2019 16:14 EDT
A legal clinic that serves injured workers is having its budget slashed retroactively.
06/28/2019 15:15 EDT
The clinic for injured workers is losing four frontline staff members.
06/25/2019 10:51 EDT
Doug Ford's sister-in-law will run for Maxime Bernier's party.
06/21/2019 12:59 EDT
The new member of Doug Ford’s inner circle had a job in the prime minister’s office when he was 23.
06/20/2019 16:16 EDT
Legal Aid Ontario is slashing the Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario budget by 25 per cent.
06/16/2019 12:00 EDT
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