Throne speech underlines Ontario’s stark election choice: two parties on the left, one on the right

As the Ontario Liberals’ hastily arranged speech from the throne unfurled Monday, so too did the bald choice that voters seemingly face in the province’s June election.

Premier Kathleen Wynne’s Liberal government provided sketchy details of what’s already being billed as a deficit budget next week — increased spending on everything from pharmacare to free post-secondary tuition.