Through two years, the Notley government has increased spending by 11 per cent.
August 21, 2017 6:00AM
July 21, 2016 3:00AM
Ontario has been racking up debt at a historically rapid pace and is on track to rack up still more debt in the years ahead.
July 6, 2015 11:00AM
There are many parallels between Alberta’s first NDP premier, Rachel Notley, and Ontario’s only NDP premier, Bob Rae.
July 21, 2014 6:00AM
We’ve seen this script before. Higher spending. Tax increases. Persistent deficits. Growing debt. Warnings from credit rating agencies. A government unwilling to make the tough choices to turn things around.
July 19, 2014 6:00AM
The other day former Ontario Premier Bob Rae, fumed at a column by economist Jack Mintz who noted the similarities between the current Kathleen Wynne government and Rae’s reign as premier of Ontario, specifically the “high deficits, debt and taxes.”