Jack Mintz: Congrats Doug Ford. You might get to fix Ontario’s economic trainwreck

The surprise victory of Doug Ford winning the leadership of Ontario’s Progressive Conservative party over the weekend had the unfortunate effect of distracting voters from another one of last week’s big announcements. The Wynne government signaled that it would be unveiling a spending spree on social programs in its March 28th budget. And the question Ontarians need to worry about is whether that splurge is even fiscally sustainable. The way things look now, it most certainly isn’t.

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