Ep. 73 - Why a Tory MPP was kicked out of caucus

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The Progressive Conservative government got an unpleasant shock this week when one of its members voted against its bill extending COVID-19 emergency measures. Belinda Karahalios of Cambridge, who was ejected from the PC caucus in response, is the fourth Tory MPP to become an independent member. Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath look at her expulsion and what the new law means for Ontarians.
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Jul 22, 2020
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