• What To Expect From The Doug Ford Era: Anger, Bullying And Questionable Facts

    4 monthes ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Doug Ford, as a Toronto city councillor, confronts a heckler in 2013. Photo, Bernard Weil/Toronto Star/Getty Images.
    So, now what? Less than a week after Doug Ford was elected as Ontario's premier, the specific plans of his government remain as clear as mud. Hardline members of Ford Nation may be basking in their schadenfreude over Kathleen Wynne's outing (and still yearning for Ford to “lock her up”), but other Progressive Conservative voters, the ones who helped secure his majority despite his detail-free platform, should be impatient to see what he'll do with his mandate.
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  • Surprise Result From Doug Ford's Win: There Are Now More Women In Queen's Park

    Surprise Result From Doug Ford's Win: There Are Now More Women In Queen's Park

    4 monthes ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Left to right: Progressive Conservatives Christine Elliott, Lisa MacLeod and Caroline Mulroney. Photos, Chris Young, Darren Calabrese and Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press.
    Ontario voters sent nearly 50 women to the legislature in Thursday's election, a move that has boosted representation of women in the province's halls of power - if only just slightly.
    Amidst a majority sweep for the Progressive Conservatives , the polls report 49 women elected to the province's 124 ridings, meaning they will now make up 39.5 percent of decision makers at Queen's Park. Before the election , women...
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