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  • Premier Ford Calls on Federal Government to Put Jobs First

    TORONTO — Today Premier Doug Ford, joined by Vic Fedeli, Minister of Finance; Attorney General Caroline Mulroney; Peter Bethlenfalvy, President of the Treasury Board; Rod Phillips, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks; and Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, called on the federal government to put jobs first in its upcoming economic update.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario's Government for the People Protecting Amateur Hockey

    PETERBOROUGH — Ontario's Government for the People is ensuring the ongoing success of student athletics. Onerous regulations could jeopardize the future of many teams in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). By cutting red tape and excluding the OHL from unnecessary and impractical employment legislation, Ontario is protecting the long-term sustainability of local junior hockey teams.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Lightening the Burden for Ontario's Legion Halls

    OAKVILLE — Ontario's Government for the People reiterated its commitment to ease the burden on Ontario's Royal Canadian Legion halls by ensuring they pay no property tax and looks forward to tabling legislation shortly.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Premier Doug Ford Announces Changes to Cabinet

    TORONTO — Premier Doug Ford today met with the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, to share his recommended changes to the Executive Council following the resignation of Jim Wilson as Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade.

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  • Government for the People Making Ontario Open for Business

    SARNIA — Premier Doug Ford today announced how Ontario's Government for the People is working to make the province open for business, grow the economy and help create good jobs.

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  • Premier Doug Ford Honours Canadian Heroes

    TORONTO — Today, Premier Doug Ford announced the launch of this year's Remembrance Day campaign, honouring members of the Canadian Armed Forces, past and present, for their service during times of war, conflict and peace. The campaign includes a video honouring the heroism of the Canadian Armed Forces.

    News Release | Office of the Premier

  • Ontario's Job Creators Support Making Ontario Open for Business

    NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE — Today, Premier Doug Ford addressed the Ontario Economic Summit to outline the province's plan to make Ontario Open for Business, grow the economy and help protect and create good jobs across the province, including the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, which was introduced in the Ontario legislature this week.

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  • Ontario and Michigan Announce Wolf Relocation Initiative

    TORONTO — Today, Premier Doug Ford and Governor of Michigan Rick Snyder announced a partnership to move wolves from Ontario to Michigan's Isle Royale National Park as part of a mutual commitment to conservation. Through this initiative, Ontario will help Michigan increase its wolf population to restore balance in the ecosystem. 

    News Release | Office of the Premier

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