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New bill would overrule OEB decision on amortizing natural gas connections
New bill would overrule OEB decision on amortizing natural gas connections
The bill requires the OEB to reconsider its decision on forcing developers to pay the cost of connecting homes to the grid up front
Energy and the Environment Trillium Insiders
Ford, cabinet ministers deflect criticism over 'cash-for-access' event
Ford, cabinet ministers deflect criticism over 'cash-for-access' event
NDP Leader Marit Stiles said a PC minister raising $24k in political donations from stakeholders shows the Ford government has returned 'to the bad old days of Liberal cash-for-access culture'
Politics
Question Period Highlight: you read it here first
Question Period Highlight: you read it here first
The Trillium gets a shout out
Question Period Highlights Trillium Insiders
Government considering allowing teachers without tech ed qualifications to teach tech ed courses
Government considering allowing teachers without tech ed qualifications to teach tech ed courses
This comes after the government announced last year that high school students entering Grade 9 this fall will be required to take a technological education course to graduate
Education and Training Trillium Insiders
'The assembly doing assembly things': Crown urges court to uphold Jama's censure
'The assembly doing assembly things': Crown urges court to uphold Jama's censure
MPP Sarah Jama's lawyer argued the assembly cannot be allowed to discipline members for 'political speech outside the legislature'
Politics Trillium Insiders
Trillium Today: starved for choice?
Trillium Today: starved for choice?
Your Ontario politics agenda for Thursday, Feb. 22
Trillium Today Trillium Insiders
Steelworkers' union may take legal action over derostering of patients in Sault Ste. Marie
Steelworkers' union may take legal action over derostering of patients in Sault Ste. Marie
Union president Da Prat says GHC needs to recruit more foreign-trained doctors; 2251 leader joined by NDP politicians at Toronto press conference Wednesday as 10,000 GHC patients face losing family doctors by May 31
Health
No date set for legislation to hold municipal politicians accountable for violence, harassment
No date set for legislation to hold municipal politicians accountable for violence, harassment
Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Paul Calandra said he's still planning to 'do something about it'
Municipalities, Transit and Infrastructure Trillium Insiders
Question Period Highlight: House leader heckle-off
Question Period Highlight: House leader heckle-off
Liberal MPP John Fraser was undeterred by warnings from the Speaker's chair
Question Period Highlights Trillium Insiders
Subtle moves inch Ontario Place redevelopment closer to fruition
Subtle moves inch Ontario Place redevelopment closer to fruition
The site’s just-released annual reports from 2019, 2020, and 2021 provide a look into how Ontario Place fared as its redevelopment shaped into form
Municipalities, Transit and Infrastructure Trillium Insiders
Colleges minister raised $24k from private college execs at meet and greet
Colleges minister raised $24k from private college execs at meet and greet
The PCs raised over $150k from executives with public-private college partnerships the government saved from extinction
Education and Training
Trillium Today: cataract unrest
Trillium Today: cataract unrest
Your Ontario politics agenda for Wednesday, Feb. 21
Trillium Today Trillium Insiders
'Get It Done Act' will redo some municipal plan changes the PCs undid
'Get It Done Act' will redo some municipal plan changes the PCs undid
Automatic licence plate renewals and a carbon pricing 'veto' are also in the Tory omnibus bill
Municipalities, Transit and Infrastructure Trillium Insiders
Question Period Highlight: Hurricane Hazell
Question Period Highlight: Hurricane Hazell
Liberal MPP Andrea Hazell brought some life to the first question period of 2024
Question Period Highlights Trillium Insiders
Ontario Liberals have no position on the carbon tax
Ontario Liberals have no position on the carbon tax
Bonnie Crombie, 'queen of the people's hearts,' said her party will consult with experts and regular Ontarians on the party's climate plan
Energy and the Environment
Canada needs co-ordinated plan for immigration
Canada needs co-ordinated plan for immigration
We got here because the different levels of government didn’t work together — it’s time for that to change
Insider Opinion Trillium Insiders
Trillium Today: getting it Doug
Trillium Today: getting it Doug
Your Ontario politics agenda for Tuesday, Feb. 20
Trillium Today Trillium Insiders
Majority of Ontarians don't think the Ford government is 'For The People': poll
Majority of Ontarians don't think the Ford government is 'For The People': poll
The poll showed a tightening of support between the Progressive Conservatives and the Liberals, with Ford's party just three points ahead
Politics

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