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The Ontario Legislature broke for the summer this week. It may have been a short sitting, but don't let that fool you: a lot's happened since Mike Harris retired in March. A new Premier with a new political style, and many would argue, a whole new political direction. How are the various parties, and their leaders, dealing with the new climate? This week we'll ask our political pundits to assess how Ernie Eves, Dalton McGuinty and Howard Hampton are performing on a variety of issues. As well, Premier Eves defends his tax cut delay and handling of the controversial Hydro One file.
Jun 30, 2002
Thinking of your experience with, how likely are you to recommend to a friend or colleague?
Not at all Likely
Extremely Likely speaks with the editor of “Road Today” about the Ottawa protest, the South Asian trucking community — and the issues the media should actually be focusing on.
A court loss for the province, online gambling, and big consulting fees.
Amid Omicron, this Ontario hospital has decided to suspend its vax mandate — but experts say that could do more harm than good.
OPINION: Ontario’s planning policies have repeatedly centred on projections that don’t pan out. A new report outlines the problem — and suggests some fixes.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province. 

Two years into the pandemic, this U of T psychology professor is less optimistic about our ability to “snap back.”

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINION: I told a joke on CBC Radio and got an angry email from a white listener. Turns out, I’m the one who’s privileged.
ANALYSIS: No one knows whether it’s possible. No one knows how much we could store if it is. But the southwest may be fertile ground for carbon sequestration.