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Premier Mcguinty Congratulates New Lieutenant Governor

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Premier Mcguinty Congratulates New Lieutenant Governor

David C. Onley Installed As Ontario’s Lieutenant Governor

Office of the Premier

Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty today made the following statement regarding the installation of David C. Onley as the 28th Lieutenant Governor of Ontario:

"Those who have served as Lieutenant Governor have always been held in the highest regard by their fellow Ontarians -- so it's my great pleasure to congratulate The Honourable David Onley on his installation.

I'm confident that his sound judgment and tremendous character will serve our province well. He has dedicated himself to making our province stronger by opening the door of opportunity for all. He has been a tireless advocate for fairness -- so everyone can be at their best.

I know that our new Lieutenant Governor will waste no time getting to work and making the most of this opportunity to celebrate all we've achieved in Ontario. This position provides a valuable opportunity to bring people together and to build a stronger, brighter future for all.

On behalf of Ontarians, I want to thank His Honour for taking on this important responsibility and wish him all the best as our Lieutenant Governor."