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Gary Bennett reacts to Premier Wynne’s May 17th comments in the Kingston Whig Standard

Gary Bennett reacts to Premier Wynne’s May 17th comments in the Kingston Whig Standard

As a taxpayer and the Progressive Conservative candidate in this riding for the June 7 election, I was disappointed with Premier Wynne’s comments made here in Kingston during a campaign...

May 18, 2018

Diane Francis: Doug Ford Will Win The Ontario Election, And He Will Be A Breath Of Fresh Air To All Of Canada

Diane Francis: Doug Ford Will Win The Ontario Election, And He Will Be A Breath Of Fresh Air To All Of Canada

Barring unforeseen circumstances, Ontario voters will elect Progressive Conservative leader Doug Ford as their next premier on June 7. The reason? It’s enough already.

May 16, 2018

Ontario Deficit Will Jump To $12B This Year

Ontario Deficit Will Jump To $12B This Year

Ontario’s financial accountability office is warning that the province’s deficit will triple to $12 billion this year due to the Liberal government’s spending promises in its most recent budget and...

May 05, 2018

Ontario Auditor General Says Deficit is $11.7B, not $6.7B

Ontario Auditor General Says Deficit is $11.7B, not $6.7B

The recent announcement by the Auditor General of Ontario concerning the actual state of Ontario’s finances is both disturbing and self-serving. This is more than an accounting disagreement. Issuing misleading...

April 27, 2018

Moody’s just downgraded Ontario’s financial outlook to ‘negative’

Moody’s just downgraded Ontario’s financial outlook to ‘negative’

My concern over the financial condition of Ontario was recently confirmed when Ontario’s credit rating was downgraded by Moody’s, one of the best respected global financial rating agencies in the...

April 23, 2018