Today’s Throne Speech was not a change of course so much as a change of emphasis.
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At no time in the last decade has an Ontario government underspent its annual targets by 6.6%.
We dive into what the Conservative Party has promised ahead of the 44th Canadian election.
A multi-billion dollar budgetary windfall is an opportunity to tackle some of our most pressing challenges.
We dive into what the NDP has promised ahead of the 44th Canadian election.
Post-COVID budgets are built on cuts
It’s not rocket science—a strong provincial sick leave plan can be created quickly by following a few basic principles.
For labour activists, it’s a sombre occasion—sadness layered over a base of quiet anger. But this year that anger won’t be quiet. Not a chance.
Don’t expect any big surprises in the March 24th Ontario budget. The top-line numbers in the document are already well known, more or less, and so is the government that will deliver it.
You might think that means the provincial government is pulling out all the stops to save lives, but you’d be wrong.