Secret documents point to big-spending Ontario Liberal budget
Confidential Ministry of Finance documents leaked to the Progressive Conservatives reveal Finance Minister Charles Sousa will table a big-spending budget on May 1.
The internal calendar shows the Liberals plan 39 different budget-related announcements over 27 days leading to May 1.
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Hudak said the plan was leaked to them by “multiple” senior civil servants who are frustrated that they’re being used to promote a Liberal party agenda in advance of a spring election.
“I have never seen this in my entire time in politics, where the Liberal party is basically drafting all of the public servants and putting them to work as Liberal staffers. That’s an extraordinary use of taxpayers’ dollars and shows a party that has lost its way,” Hudak told reporters.