Steve Paikin's articles
Just when you thought things couldn’t possibly get worse for the Liberals, they did. Here’s why
Some Ontarians worry that international students are taking spots at universities and colleges away from locals. Instead, they should be grateful that those students are picking up our government’s financial slack.
Ontario voters often get up in arms about MPP pensions. Here’s why their outrage is misplaced.
Majority governments may seem to have all the power — but the flap over the OPP commissioner appointment demonstrates that they can be convinced to back down.
Some Liberals in this province are thinking that former MPP Tim Murphy should run for leader. They may be on to something.
New rules have come into effect governing freedom of speech at post-secondary institutions. This could get ugly — and expensive.
Richard Nixon was arguably the most brilliant foreign-policy practitioner in U.S. history. He also talked like a mob boss.
In 1972, Margaret Birch made history as the first woman appointed to the Ontario government’s executive council. Last weekend, I headed down memory lane with her.
The Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario plays a crucial role in our democracy — and a town hall in Toronto this week offered valuable insights into the role.
David Smith has been a Liberal operative, a federal minister, and a senator — and he has the stories to prove it.
Alex Jadad has travelled the world looking for ways to make health care in Ontario better and less expensive. Here’s what he’s discovered.
America’s best-known investigative reporter came to Mississauga and shared two hours’ worth of observations on a turbulent time in U.S. politics.