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  1. Rachel Notley's approach to NDP caucus: Keep the beard, but use common senseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... of Bob Rae, Roy Romanow and Gary Doer, then, have had more impact on the federal NDP than Liberal Dalton McGuinty or Progressive Conservative Mike Harris could claim on their respective national equivalents. "For the most part, probably with the one ...

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  2. Ontario auditor general, opposition warn about leeway in revised advertising actRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... campaign. “The intent of the legislation will be abused and it weakens what (former Liberal premier) Dalton McGuinty had set out to do over a decade ago,” said Progressive Conservative MPP Lisa MacLeod (Nepean-Carleton). ”It's ...

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  3. How to break Ontario's monopoly on educationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    On Wednesday, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced her intention to table back-to-work legislation to allow 70,000 students across Ontario to return to school. This follows a predictable pattern - teachers strike, parents and students suffer, and then the government intercedes without addressing the root issues.

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  4. Ontario Investing Up to $1 Billion for Light Rail Transit in HamiltonRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Premier of Ontario

    Ontario will provide up to $1 billion to build a new light rail transit line in Hamilton as part of the largest infrastructure investment in Ontario's history. Premier Kathleen Wynne announced the funding today while in Hamilton.

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  5. Forcing Ontario teachers back to work now could lead to bigger disruptions in the fall: union bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    ... needs classrooms. The bill, just like Bill 115 that imposed contracts on teachers in 2012 under then-premier Dalton McGuinty, "uses a legislative hammer to infringe on people's rights," Hahn said. "All of us who have members working in schools have ...

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  6. Ontario Signs Agreement of Cooperation with the Ismaili ImamatRead the original story

    Monday | Premier of Ontario

    Premier Kathleen Wynne welcomed His Highness the Aga Khan to Queen's Park today for the signing of a historic Agreement of Cooperation between the province and the Ismaili Imamat. The agreement outlines areas of cooperation and joint initiatives, including leveraging diversity and culture as an economic driver and supporting a pluralistic approach to education.

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  7. Transitions to powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Castanet.net

    ... On Oct. 2, 2003, voters elected the Liberals to replace the governing Progressive Conservatives. Premier Dalton McGuinty took office 21 days later on Oct. 23. Quebec: On April 7, 2014, voters elected the Liberals to replace the governing Parti ...

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  8. In labour dispute, Ontario teachers have a good tutor: B.C. teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Globe and Mail

    ... good ties with teachers' unions, the previous Liberal government saw increasing friction, especially during Dalton McGuinty's final year in office, when a bill to impose teacher contracts was passed. A Wynne government official said any back-to-work ...

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  9. Province to Invest $23.5 Million in New Brain Research CentreRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Premier of Ontario

    Ontario is investing in a new Canadian Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation at Baycrest Health Sciences. This investment will support projects that enable healthier brain aging, allow seniors to live at home longer and reduce health care costs by providing better care solutions.

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  10. Ontario Liberals blacking out Adam Beck's energy legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The London Free Press

    ... on Lake Huron to British Energy, the largest privatization sale in Canadian history. In 2003, former premier Dalton McGuinty came to power on a pledge to scrap coal plants and end the unsustainable rate freeze brought in by Eves. "McGuinty's new ...

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  11. Premier's Statement on Attack in PakistanRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Premier of Ontario

    "My thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of those who perished in this attack, and the entire Ismaili community. I am shocked and saddened by this senseless act of violence, which has left at least 43 innocent people dead, and many others wounded.

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  12. Ontario moves to self-directed funding model for home and community careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | 680News

    Dr. Eric Hoskins announced his resignation from Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty's cabinet as minister of children and youth services on Nov. 9, 2012 Ontario patients and family caregivers will get more control over the types of home and community care services they can access under a new program that was unveiled on Wednesday. Health Minister Eric Hoskins announced details of a self-directed funding program for patients needing care at home, which will start with a series of pilot projects to work out details such as how the money will flow.

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  13. Reevely: Ontario auditor balks at overseeing government ads under new rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... They're modifying a system they created after winning power from the Progressive Conservatives in 2003, when Dalton McGuinty promised to "end the Harris-Eves $50-million spending spree on partisan government advertising" as an abuse of taxpayers' ...

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  14. Partisan ads would dilute auditor-general's office: LysykRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The London Free Press

    ... though, in my opinion it is clearly a partisan advertisement." The Ontario Liberals, under former premier Dalton McGuinty, brought in the GAA to bring an end to the kind of glossy pro-government, taxpayer-funded advertising sent out by the previous ...

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  15. Diamond royalties a closely guarded secret in OntarioRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Canadian Content

    ... royalty stirred a huge debate when the Ontario government suddenly introduced it in 2007. Then-premier Dalton McGuinty promised it would enrich all Ontarians. He promised the money would be used to hire more nurses and keep class sizes small in ...

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  16. How CBC found the secret diamond royaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | CBC News

    ... that the diamond royalties would help enrich all Ontarians, "hiring more nurses," according to then-premier Dalton McGuinty, how would citizens ever know? If the minister in charge of mines is in the dark, then who is protecting the interests of ...

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  17. combo headshot of Kathleen Wynne and Patrick BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Canada.com

    ... Harris government. Elected a Toronto school trustee in 2000 and MPP in 2003. Named education minister under Dalton McGuinty in 2006 and later moved to transportation and then municipal affairs. Chosen Liberal leader in January 2013, taking over at ...

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  18. Top docRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The London Free Press

    ... Toth said. "It's become very concerning." Toth was first elected to the provincial body as then-premier Dalton McGuinty rolled out changes to primary care that gave family doctors more pay, flexible hours and better support from other health ...

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  19. Ontario's new tale of the tape: Wynne vs. BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Canada.com

    ... Harris government. Elected a Toronto school trustee in 2000 and MPP in 2003. Named education minister under Dalton McGuinty in 2006 and later moved to transportation and then municipal affairs. Chosen Liberal leader in January 2013, taking over at ...

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  20. Ontario and Quebec Strengthen Interprovincial TradeRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Premier of Ontario

    Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard was in Toronto today to deliver a historic address to the Ontario Legislative Assembly. During his visit, Premier Couillard and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne also moved forward on a number of commitments from a joint meeting of cabinet ministers last fall, including reinvigorating the Ontario-Quebec Trade and Cooperation Agreement .

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