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Losing Toronto: How Olivia Chow and the left may be giving away an election | Aug 29 2014 | Michael Laxer | The Catch-22 of social democratic campaigns like Olivia Chow's of late is that by trying to pander to and be all things to all people you end up meaning very little to anyone.
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This labour campaign stopped Tim Hudak. Next is Stephen Harper. | Jul 23 2014 | Sid Ryan | The Ontario election did solidify one thing: Canada's politicized labour movement is ready to defend the rights of workers. It stopped Tim Hudak and now it's taking aim at Stephen Harper.
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Conservative deficit fear-mongering takes aim at dream of activist government | Jul 10 2014 | Linda McQuaig | Moody's decision to downgrade Ontario's credit rating last week was manna from heaven to commentators and media pundits bristling at the notion that activist government could be making a comeback.
Toronto's transit woes: Are 'fare equity' policies a real alternative to universal fare reduction strategies? | Jul 8 2014 | Michael Laxer | The problem with rising TTC fares is not simply or only that some are being left behind by their increase, it is that they keep rising. TTC fares are not affordable because they are too high.
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Amnesia conveniently breaks out among Ontario party leaders | Jul 7 2014 | Gerry Caplan | A strange case of amnesia has afflicted the provincial political parties in Ontario. Some attribute the malady to a common virus for which there is no known antidote: acute political opportunism.
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What a walk in the park says about our civic culture | Jul 1 2014 | Christopher Holcroft | Defensiveness. Unaccountability. Insensitivity. Are these produced by our civic culture? A civic culture that could produce a Rob Ford Mayoralty of ignore, deny, attack?
Breaking down Liberal austerity: A detailed analysis of Budget 2014 | Jun 24 2014 | Alex Hunsberger | The defeat of Tim Hudak in the Ontario election was one battle. Now the second battle we're facing is a scandal-plagued Liberal government and a "progressive" budget.
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Wynne victory exposes fallacy politicians can't win proposing tax hikes for the rich | Jun 19 2014 | Linda McQuaig | Kathleen Wynne broke a number of taboos last week in the Ontario election. Perhaps most surprising was her defiance of right-wing orthodoxy claiming the public won't vote for higher taxes.
Ontario Libertarian candidate Tamara Johnson lost the provincial election but still garnered more than 900 votes | Jun 18 2014 | Krystalline Kraus | Although Ontario Libertarian candidate Tamara Johnson did not win a seat in the Superior-North riding of Thunder Bay, her words still worry community members.
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What's in the cards for Nova Scotia PCs after the Ontario election? | Jun 17 2014 | Stephen Kimber | Did he quit? Was he suspended? Does their contretemps even matter to the post-Ontario-election future of the current incarnation of the Progressive Conservative Party of Nova Scotia?
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Strategic voting plays big role in stopping Hudak's Conservatives | Jun 17 2014 | Nick Fillmore | Nick Fillmore weighs in on the Ontario election, strategic voting and describes his experiences volunteering with a campaign whose efforts went straight to stopping the Hudak agenda... and won.
Plenty of post-election lessons for Ontario leaders | Jun 17 2014 | Brian Topp | Wynne is firmly in the premier's seat and Horwath has earned the right to remain in her job if she wants it. But here are some important lessons to learn from the past six months.
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Liberals stop Hudak, win majority government | Jun 13 2014 | Mick Sweetman | The Ontario election on Thursday saw voters re-elect Kathleen Wynne's Liberal Party, with a majority government, and reject the possibility of a hard-right Conservative government.
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The Liberals were lucky -- but so was Ontario | Jun 13 2014 | Gerry Caplan | The role of luck in politics has rarely been so obvious. Just a handful of votes were the difference between a Hudak minority and today's Liberal majority.
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A number is never just a number: Voter turnout -- how low can we go? | Jun 13 2014 | Hennessy's Index | At 52.1 per cent, the percentage of voters who cast a ballot in the 2014 Ontario election is up from the province's 2011 historic low of 48 per cent. How does it fit into voter turnout across Canada?

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Toronto municipal election City Coucil | ctrl190 said... A couple of interesting races: Ward 17: Alejandra Bravo is running against Ford lackey (and Liberal...
Ontario election results | Rebecca West said... Open for business. in
Ontario election leaders' debate: What's riding on it? | NorthReport said... Debate Day has already arrived in Ontario. It should be interesting as there is a huge undecided,...
Ontario Minority Scenarios | Wilf Day said... Remember 1985 in Ontario when Frank Miller lost his bid to win a majority.   Who won? We...
Ontario Polling Thread - started May 20, 2014 | NorthReport said... Updated - from the previous thread. The PCs are ahead. At this point the right-wing Liberal...
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Prediction Thread - Ontario Election 2014 | NorthReport said... Woo! Hoo! Well girls and boys, it's that time again.  in
Ontario General Election 2014 | mark_alfred said... The election will be held on June 12, 2014.  General information about this election can be...
Who's running - ONDP 2014 | ctrl190 said... Some official candidates:   Ajax-Pickering: Jermaine King Brampton-Springdale: Ghurpreet...
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