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Speech From The Throne Set For March 8

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Speech From The Throne Set For March 8

No Sitting Days Lost To Prorogation

Office of the Premier

Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty today announced that the Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, has prorogued the legislature and will deliver the government's Speech from the Throne on March 8, 2010.

The Throne Speech will outline the government's plan to help families and businesses emerge from the global recession. A significant part of that plan will focus on improving the skills of Ontario workers to make them more competitive in the global economy.

Quick Facts

  • The current legislative session began November 28, 2007.
  • The next session of the Ontario Legislature begins Monday, March 8 with a Speech from the Throne to be delivered at 2 p.m.

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“Ontario needs a plan to give our people every opportunity to become the best-educated, most skilled workforce in the world. We need a plan that will help our people get great jobs building advanced products to sell to the world. We can't afford to miss a beat, so we'll launch that plan on Monday.”

Dalton McGuinty

Premier of Ontario