NDP Hold Up Back to Work Legislation for Ontario College Strike 111717

NDP Hold Up Back to Work Legislation for Ontario College Strike 111717

Cornwall Ontario – After PC Leader Patrick Brown endorsed back to work legislation the NDP have delayed implementation of said legislation until Sunday because….they’re the NDP darn it! From their release today: QUEEN’S PARK – Kathleen Wynne can use her majority and pass a Conservative-style back-to-work bill this weekend. The Liberals will pass their bill […]

Can Jagmeet Singh Help Andrea Horwath Become Premier of Ontario? by Jamie Gilcig 102317

Can Jagmeet Singh Help Andrea Horwath Become Premier of Ontario?  by Jamie Gilcig 102317

Cornwall Ontario – There’s a lot of buzz about new Federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh, but he’s not expected to have a Mulcair or Layton type impact in the next Federal election. (Former NDP leader & player behind the Orange Crush, the Lion of Outremont, Thomas Mulcair in happier times) However, provincial NDP supporters may […]

Should Gov’t Be Allowed to Burn Ad $$ for Partisan Positions? By Jamie Gilcig 092517

Should Gov’t Be Allowed to Burn Ad $$ for Partisan Positions?  By Jamie Gilcig 092517

Cornwall Ontario – Thanks to a NDP Freedom of Information request we now know that the Wynne Government spent $5.5 million dollars advertising their putrid sale of Hydro One.  A plan that also sees the government essentially financing the sale to unions and groups they want support from. A release from the NDP goes on […]

Wynne $50M Min Income Plan Voter Pandering by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 24, 2017

Wynne $50M Min Income Plan Voter Pandering by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 24, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – There’s a reek of petty desperation and vote buying in the latest cookie being tossed to voters in Ontario.    At the end of the day many see through it though.    Lindsay, Hamilton, and Thunder Bay have been chosen for a pilot project for guaranteed minimum incomes. $50M divided by 4,000 […]

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath Presses Wynne on OUTRAGEOUS Hydro One Salaries APRIL 4, 2017

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath Presses Wynne on OUTRAGEOUS Hydro One Salaries APRIL 4, 2017

  TORONTO ONTARIO – Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath didn’t let Premier Kathleen Wynne off the hook during the first question period following the release of the sunshine list, pressing Wynne for allowing an untold number of million-dollar salaries to be paid out to Hydro One executives while forcing Ontarians, buckling under skyrocketing hydro bills, to […]

Horwath Zaps Wynne Over Hydro as Election Drums Beat by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 2, 2017

Horwath Zaps Wynne Over Hydro as Election Drums Beat by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 2, 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Hydro will be THE election issue in Ontario.   With Premier Wynne fighting for her political life she’s blinked first and reacted to the NDP’s strong first blow. The day after leader Andrea Horwath outlined plans to even out the playing field hydro wise, Ms Wynne announced sweeping hydro cuts which reek […]

Kathleen Wynne Ducking Patrick Brown By Election by Jamie Gilcig JULY 27, 2015 #onpoli POLL

Kathleen Wynne Ducking Patrick Brown By Election by Jamie Gilcig JULY 27, 2015 #onpoli  POLL

Premier Wynne blinked and has officially delayed PC leader Patrick Brown’s first opportunity to win a seat and sit at Queen’s Park. Normally it’s a courtesy to allow a leader of a party to gain their seat.     Delaying a by election is usually a sign of nastiness or fear. In Wynne’s case it […]

Will I Vote for Brown or Elliott Sunday? by Jamie Gilcig Ontario PC Leadership Kicks Off

Will I Vote for Brown or Elliott Sunday? by Jamie Gilcig Ontario PC Leadership Kicks Off

CORNWALL Ontario – Politics are a fascinating fact of our lives.   They embrace the truly worst of human nature and rarely our best. It’s a blood sport.   The results impact all of our lives in so many ways. After the utter historic failure of Tim Hudak the Ontario Conservatives headed out to find […]

Kathleen Wynne’s Sex Ed Legislation? Positive Change or Bullying by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 2, 2015

Kathleen Wynne’s Sex Ed Legislation?  Positive Change or Bullying by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 2, 2015

CFN – Sexual Education for Ontario students has been a hot button topic recently in the media.    Ontario Premier, Kathleen Wynne, who is a former Education Minister and is openly gay, has been getting and giving back the rhetoric. Our world in 2015 is a much different place than even when the McGuinty government […]

Don’t Blame the OPP if There Are No Charges Laid in the Andrew Olivier Sudbury By Election by Jamie Gilcig

Don’t Blame the OPP if There Are No Charges Laid in the Andrew Olivier Sudbury By Election by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Don’t blame the OPP if there are no charges filed over the Sudbury By Election.  Recordings published by Liberal hopeful Andrew Olivier are on the internet and there is an investigation, but as many police can tell you it ends up in the hands of the Crown.   And the Crown, which is […]

Will Christine Elliot Make it a Female Troika for Ontario in the Next Election? by Jamie Gilcig INTERVIEW

Will Christine Elliot Make it a Female Troika for Ontario in the Next Election? by Jamie Gilcig  INTERVIEW

CFN – We had a chance to chat with Christine Elliott who is the front runner to replace Tim Hudak as leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario. The race turned nasty as Federal MP Patrick Brown, who is also running for the leadership dumped some of the blame for Mr. Hudak’s election loss to Premier […]

Honesty? In an Ontario Election? As the Dust Settles on Tim Hudak and the PC’s by Jamie Gilcig

Honesty?  In an Ontario Election?  As the Dust Settles on Tim Hudak and the PC’s by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – So the dust is settling on the 2014 Ontario Election.   Many Conservatives are crying foul and uttering complaints that Ontario voters are in fact nuts! They can’t believe that Premier Wynne won a MAJORITY for the scandal ridden former McGuinty Liberals.    Frankly I’m shocked myself. The sole blame has to be […]

Dark Days for Ontario as Kathleen Wynne and the Liberals Win a Majority Victory – June 12, 2014

Dark Days for Ontario as Kathleen Wynne and the Liberals Win a Majority Victory  – June 12, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Tonight a very dark cloud covered the province.  Dirty politics; dirty tricks; and spending billions of tax dollars and Ontarian’s futures were spent in what has given Premier Kathleen Wynne and her Liberal government the majority that Dalton McGuinty failed to achieve last kick at the can. Ultimately it was triggered by […]

Let’s Make a Deal! Andrea Horwath Most Likely to Decide Next Ontario Premier by Jamie Gilcig June 1, 2014

Let’s Make a Deal! Andrea Horwath Most Likely to Decide Next Ontario Premier by Jamie Gilcig June 1, 2014

CFN – So who are we really voting for in this odd limping Ontario election?  There are two clear choices; a corrupt and incompetent Liberal Government under Kathleen Wynne which is frankly scary. Or a Hudak led government that will chop over 100,000 jobs; most likely be even more incompetent, and probably at the end […]

Did Andrea Horwath Get an Election Called in Ontario Just to Get Rid of Tim Hudak? By Jamie Gilcig

Did Andrea Horwath Get an Election Called in Ontario Just to Get Rid of Tim Hudak? By Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Did NDP leader Andrea Horwath agree to call an election just to get rid of Tim Hudak?   Polling is showing very little over all movement. On Eric Grenier’s Threehundredeight.com support shows that the NDP really are not going to improve in spite of a scandal plagued Liberal government under Premier Kathleen Wynne […]