Archive: Show #71

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It's been quite a dramatic and bizarre week at Queen's Park. Almost exactly a year ago today, Al McLean was elected speaker of the legislature. A year later, Al McLean is out the job he loved, resigning before his colleagues forced him out. Steve is joined by Tory backbencher, Bill Murdoch, the member for Grey-Owen Sound. And a new group of Queen's Park watchers: senior Tory advisor Hugh Segal, former Liberal party president Richard Mahoney, a lawyer with Fraser & Beatty, and Ruth Grier, former NDP cabinet minister.
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Sep 29, 1996
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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.