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She's said the Common Sense Revolution is over, but makes no apologies for her part in that raucous part of our political history. She says the Tories must take a more inclusive and conciliatory approach, yet at the same time, critics and colleagues alike have dubbed her "The Ice Queen". And while she's known as one of the government's best "political fixers", critics say she hasn't lived up her reputation as Environment Minister in the post-Walkerton era. But Elizabeth Witmer is determined to be the new leader of the Progressive Conservatives and the first female Premier of this province. In a moment, we'll ask her where she'll take Ontario. First, a look at her campaign so far: and the Tories kick-start their much-vaunted "Smart Growth" strategy in central Ontario.
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Feb 17, 2002
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The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

A new long-term-care minister, drug shortages, and a debate over gambling revenues.
Rod Phillips says goodbye, Ford vows no anti-vax tax, and the province goes back to court over testing teachers. 
Staff in the Township of Zorra now work longer workdays in exchange for a three-day weekend — and the idea could spread, depending on who comes out in top in the next election.
Derailments. Lawsuits. Delays. TVO.org breaks down the dubious milestones in the capital’s years-long transit saga.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINON: COVID-19 has absolutely overwhelmed the system. But there were existing fault lines — and the hard work won’t be over when the immediate crisis has passed.

In the wake of an outbreak that infected close to half its members, the community has received some aid from the government — and from its neighbours.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.