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McGuinty’s tactics all too familiar

IAN URQUHART TORONTO STAR The Ontario government is quietly considering a major advertising campaign aimed at convincing the public that the province is getting a raw deal from Ottawa. The ads, both on TV and in print, would stress that federal transfers to the provinces and to individuals are not fairly distributed across the country. Specifically, Ontario gets $1.1 billion less in federal transf... »

Premier’s outrage rings hollow

CAROL GOAR TORONTO STAR Sanctimoniousness is not an attractive quality in a politician. Coupled with a less-than-sterling record, it has the potential to become a serious electoral liability. Dalton McGuinty might want to think about that as he lectures other politicians about fairness and equity. He might want to look in the mirror before he moralizes about the importance of keeping commitments. ... »

Elementary pupils get fewer resources

Schools need cash not budget cuts Toronto Star Editorial The Star is correct in stating that fixing the education funding formula is the only way to effectively address the continuing problem of school board deficits. As teachers working on the front lines in Ontario schools, our members see only too clearly the damaging impact of the funding shortfalls. The quality education that students deserve... »

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