Category Archives: Kathleen Wynne

NDP election news release: Wynne should look in the mirror when it comes to her finanical record

A veritable who’s who of independent auditors have issued scathing analyses of past and present budgets. Hands up of everyone who thinks the Wynne government’s accounting is bogus:

• Auditor-General of Ontario
• Financial Accountability Office of Ontario
• Former Director of the Canadian Public Sector Accounting Standards Board, Tim Beauchamp
• Former Saskatchewan and British Columbia Auditor General

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Entering the long weekend, the PC lead evaporates as NDP momentum builds.

Who doesn’t love the May long weekend?. The barbeques are lighted up, garden centres are bustling with people buying plants for their gardens, and friends and family head out to explore the great outdoors. During an election, they can also act as key moments in a campaign. A time when friends and family discuss politics and the election sitting around the camp fire, over a late Sunday brunch, or at the cottage for the first time. It’s a time when perceptions and assumptions can be either cemented or changed.

On Twitter: PC lead evaporates as NDP momentum builds [good comments]

h/t RM

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Fate of Liberals’ social programs in doubt if Progressive Conservatives form next government, says Wynne

Ontario Liberal leader and current Premier Kathleen Wynne said she would be “very worried” about the fate of her party’s social programs should the Progressive Conservatives and Doug Ford form the next provincial government.

Sharp as a tack, isn’t she? 

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Supervised injection sites in London green-lighted by Grits

Weeks away from an Ontario election in which the front-runner openly opposes supervised drug injection sites, the Liberal government of Kathleen Wynne has green-lighted plans by public health officials in London to create two permanent facilities and a mobile service.

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Reevely: Liberals’ attack on NDP platform ‘error’ a graze, not a direct hit

Kathleen Wynne, Charles Sousa and Eleanor McMahon — the Liberal premier, finance minister and treasury-board president, the boss and her money ministers — assembled at a trades school Monday morning to excoriate their left-wing rivals.

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Doug Ford’s campaign defends ‘take care of our own’ comment on immigration

Premier Kathleen Wynne said Ford would have to explain exactly what he meant by the comment, which she said was “very disturbing.”

Both Wynne and NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said they would consider an immigration pilot project to combat population decline and draw workers to the northern reaches of the province, similar to one already in place in Atlantic Canada.

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Fiery clashes, but no clear winner as Ontario party leaders meet for first televised election debate

Judas, Tranny Satan, and a socialist walk into a bar…

The inaugural face-off between the Liberal, Progressive Conservative and NDP chiefs started haltingly, but quickly escalated into a full-throated donnybrook among the contenders to be the province’s next premier.

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