Kathleen Wynne calls for sponsors to take on government-assisted refugees

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is pushing the federal government to match private groups wanting to sponsor Syrian refugees with government-assisted refugees who are stuck in...

Hear Gretchen Wilson Unveil Her Rock Roots on Buckcherry Duet

When L.A. gutter-rock outfit Buckcherry release the deluxe edition of their latest album, Rock 'N' Roll, on Friday, they'll do so with an unexpected nod...

Kathleen Wynne reveals more on new Ontario pension plan

The soon-to-be-implemented Ontario Retirement Pension Plan will be indexed to inflation, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Tuesday during a news conference at a downtown...

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne attends India Republic Day ...

Premier Kathleen Wynne, Michael Chan, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, R.K. Perindia, Acting Consul General of India, and other guests.

St. Catharines supports Region's call for ridesharing rules

Quirk said at the time that the discussion needs to be had at the provincial level to avoid a patchwork of regulations across the province.

Kathleen Wynne heads to India to boost trade

“By growing our presence in India, which is the world's second-biggest country and one of the fastest growing economies on the planet, we're diversifying our...

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath in Peterborough Wednesday

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath will be touring St. Peter Secondary School in Peterborough on Wednesday morning. She is scheduled to be at the Medical...

Kathlenn Wynne set to embark on 10-day India trade mission

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne leaves this week for a 10-day trade mission to India, saying now is the time for Canada to foster more relationships...

Kathleen Wynne calls male-only campuses in Saudi Arabia 'unacceptable'

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says its "unacceptable" that two two publicly funded Ontario colleges have campuses in Saudi Arabia that don't allow women. Ottawa's Algonquin...

Premier Kathleen Wynne signals support for Energy East pipeline

Ontario appreciates the importance of the Energy East pipeline to the whole country, Premier Kathleen Wynne says. Her important voice countered the anti-pipeline sentiments emerging...

Reevely: With Ontario up and Alberta down, Kathleen Wynne still ...

Premier Kathleen Wynne wants a pipeline for Alberta oil across Ontario, it's now clearer than ever. She said it when Ontario was fading behind Western...

Reevely: With Ontario up and Alberta down, Kathleen Wynne still ...

Premier Kathleen Wynne wants a pipeline for Alberta oil across Ontario, it's now clearer than ever. She said it when Ontario was fading behind Western...

Men-only Ontario college campuses in Saudi Arabia unacceptable ...

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says it is unacceptable to her that two Ontario colleges are operating campuses in Saudi Arabia that don't admit women students.

Notley's pipeline advocacy wins support from Wynne, Trudeau ...

The day started at a joint news conference in Toronto, where Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne warmly praised Notley for Alberta's climate change plan and gave...

Kathleen Wynne, Rachel Notley plan to 'work together' on climate change

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley met in Toronto Friday morning for a closed-door meeting in which the two discussed how best...

The upside of Kevin O'Leary's political ambitions

Rather than some strange deviation, Kevin O'Leary seems like a logical addition to the recent pack of extremists leading Canada's political right. What perhaps distinguishes...

NDP leader Andrea Horwath says her party will make youth jobs a priority in Whitby-Oshawa

WHITBY -- Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath along with Oshawa NDP MPP Jennifer French and Whitby-Oshawa NDP candidate Niki Lundquist toured the Centre for Food...

Premier Kathleen Wynne takes aim at Conservatives, NDP while addressing Whitby business community

WHITBY -- Premier Kathleen Wynne stopped at the General Store with Tony Sibley and Myria Sanderson during a visit to the Village of Taunton Mills...

Sure the Senate is dead, but could the dead be in the Senate? And other reasons to fear for humanity

The PC's Tim Hudak seemed closest to hitting the nail when he explained: “It was to buy the NDP support to extend the government for...

Wynne defends $140Gs for Pan Am salon

Premier Kathleen Wynne says she's OK that $140,000-plus was spent on haircuts and nail art for Pan Am athletes. “It was provided for them as...

Kathleen Wynne says pledge to cut auto insurance 15 per cent was a 'stretch goal'

TORONTO – Premier Kathleen Wynne says her government's target to cut auto insurance rates by 15 per cent by last year was a “stretch goal.”...

Wynne wants Whitby-Oshawa to go Liberal red

Could Whitby-Oshawa turn Liberal red next month? Premier Kathleen Wynne thinks so. On the byelection campaign trail on Saturday, Wynne made it clear she thinks...

Tim Hudak's sharing economy bill proposal endangers STA laws in Blue Mountains ...

While Wasaga Beach council – and mayor Brian Smith – have advocated a crackdown on homeowners who rent their houses on a short-term basis, Progressive...

LIST: 5 ways Trump's campaign could come to an end

I think we were wrong about Donald Trump's voters," said John Hudak, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. "He's been a better politician than we...

NDP leader Andrea Horwath says Whitby-Oshawa voters can send a message to ...

WHITBY -- Abilities Centre director Leo Plue spoke about exercise equipment as Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath, right, toured the Abilities Centre with Niki Lundquist,...

Premier Kathleen Wynne 'very worried' about Nipigon Bridge

Premier Kathleen Wynne says it's too early to start blaming the contractor for problems with the Nipigon River Bridge in northern Ontario, which failed on...

Who's guarding Ontario's public purse?

“Every OPSEU member will pay a high price if [then-PC leader] Tim Hudak is elected,” he said in a message to union members. “We have...

Who is Justin Trudeau meeting with? - Macleans.ca

Barack Obama releases a detailed schedule online. Kathleen Wynne sends her itinerary to the media daily. Trudeau's meetings? Listed as 'private.'...

Premier Kathleen Wynne will let Durham hospital merger process play out

OSHAWA -- Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne visited Lakeridge Health Oshawa alongside Elizabeth Roy, the Liberal candidate in the Whitby-Oshawa provincial byelection. Elizabeth Roy, a medical...

The Steel City meets the Big Smoke: meeting w/ NDP leader Andrea ...

... leaders in Ontario. After a couple months of getting used to the legislature, we were excited to kick off this series by meeting with...

UberPOOL ridesharing service to launch in Toronto

Earlier that month, Niagara West-Glanbrook MPP Tim Hudak called on Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa to develop “affordable, comprehensive insurance” specific to ridesharing services like...

Nearly 2 years later, Ontario's promised $120M OpenText grant unspent

Over a year-and-a-half after the Ontario government announced a $120 million grant to Waterloo's OpenText to create 1,200 jobs in the province, none of the...

Statement by Andrea Horwath regarding Liberal Progress Reports

NorthumberlandView.ca (press release) (registration) (blog)Last year saw this Liberal government grow more and more out of touch with the needs of Ontarians. Today's announcement shows...

Kathleen Wynne can't guarantee correctional worker deal won't cost province more

The Canadian Press Posted: Jan 11, 2016 4:54 PM ET Last Updated: Jan 11, 2016 5:06 PM ET. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne said a new...

Kathleen Wynne backs Bill Blair to spearhead marijuana legalization

. Premier Kathleen Wynne said she is pleased Prime Minister Trudeau has asked former Toronto police chief Bill Blair to lead legalization of marijuana. Share...

Whitby-Oshawa Byelection To Be Held Feb. 11: Kathleen Wynne

TORONTO — Premier Kathleen Wynne says she will ask the lieutenant-governor to call a byelection in the riding of Whitby-Oshawa for Feb. 11. The seat...

Kathleen Wynne says Ontario preparing protocols for physician-assisted death

. The Supreme Court of Canada is hearing testimony in the federal government's request to extend the deadling for doctor-assisted death legislation by six months.

2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan is a 'monumental leap'

"Sure, it is absolutely risky to change the name, but that's how confident we are," said Tim Kuniskis, head of Chrysler, Dodge and Fiat. "We...

Nonsense from Andrea Horwath - Subway to Damascus

In what will shock zero people, Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath tells a bunch of female student activists at Queen's University that she wants to...

Horwath urges young females at Kingston conference to believe in themselves

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath speaks to delegates about her experiences in politics at the inaugural Queen's Female Leadership in Politics conference at the Isabel...

'Truck Driver' Singer Red Simpson Dead at 81

Red Simpson, an architect of the Bakersfield Sound with contemporaries Merle Haggard and Buck Owens and a champion of truck drivers, has died after suffering...

Wynne byelection ad is a fantasy

She hasn't called the byelection yet, but Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is already touting her party's green energy record in a 30-second radio ad aimed...

Queen's students hold inaugural conference

Organizers have been able to secure a few high-profile female keynote speakers, including Julie Lindhout, Isabel Metcalfe, Andrea Horwath and Alison Redford. “We are over...

OAKLEY | Do You Support Kathleen Wynne's Stance on Jail Guards?

Toronto SunOntario's 6,000 Correctional, Parole and Probation Officers are ready to walk off the job and go on strike Sunday if negotiations don't go their...

Kathleen Wynne Liberals air radio ads for byelection she hasn't called

Premier Kathleen Wynne hasn't yet called a byelection in Whitby-Oshawa to fill a vacant seat in the Ontario legislature, but she's already running radio ads...

Kathleen Wynne In Liberal Radio Ads For Whitby-Oshawa Byelection She Still ...

TORONTO — Premier Kathleen Wynne hasn't yet called a byelection in Whitby-Oshawa to fill a vacant seat in the Ontario legislature, but she's already running...

Insurance firm to offer coverage for part-time ridesharing drivers in February - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

CP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsInsurance firm to offer coverage for part-time ridesharing drivers in FebruaryCP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsThe insurance announcement from Aviva was met with praise...

NDP angst goes public as MPP Cheri DiNovo calls for Tom Mulcair's head: Walkom

A former United Church minister, DiNovo has never been shy about confronting the authorities in her party — including her own provincial leader, Andrea Horwath.

Toronto Star declares Kathleen Wynne a 'loser' in 2015 over sex-ed and other ...

TORONTO, January 4, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) – Often considered a bastion of liberalism and the vanguard of leftist ideology, even the Toronto Star has abandoned the...

Ontario pension plan will launch in 2017 regardless of CPP changes, Kathleen ...

Ontario's controversial new mandatory retirement savings scheme — set to launch next Jan. 1 — is coming regardless of whether the existing Canada Pension Plan...