Media Advisory - 2005 Ontario Budget Lock-up News Conferences

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Media Advisory - 2005 Ontario Budget Lock-up News Conferences

Ministry of Finance

TORONTO, May 9 - Ontario Minister of Finance Greg Sorbara will hold an embargoed news conference at 1:00 p.m. on May 11, 2005. At the Minister's invitation, leaders of the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party and the Ontario New Democratic Party will also hold news conferences in the same location. In addition, senior Ministry of Finance officials will hold a technical briefing on the budget documents for the media at 10:00 a.m. Date: May 11, 2005 Location: Ontario Rooms Macdonald Block 900 Bay Street, Toronto Times: 10:00 a.m. Technical Briefing Executive Team - Ministry of Finance 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. The Honourable Greg Sorbara Minister of Finance 1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. John Tory Leader of the Official Opposition Ontario Progressive Conservative Party 2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Howard Hampton Leader of the Ontario New Democratic PartyFor further information: Manuel Alas-Sevillano, Ministry of Finance, (416) 212-2155; Sean Hamilton, Minister's Office, (416) 325-8679