Ford abuses notwithstanding clause for petty fight with Toronto

QUEEN’S PARK — Green Party of Ontario leader, Mike Schreiner, released the following statement in response to the Ontario government’s announcement that it is prepared to use the notwithstanding clause to overturn the court’s decision on Bill 5:

“I am shocked and disappointed at the lengths this Premier will go to in his apparent personal vendetta against the City of Toronto.…

Statement from Mike Schreiner on Minister Elliott’s address to the Ontario Hospital Association

GUELPH, ON — Mike Schreiner, leader of the Green Party of Ontario, issued the following statement in response to Minister Christine Elliott’s Opening Address at the Ontario Hospital Association’s Health Care Leadership Summit:

“I am concerned that when anyone from this government talks about ‘efficiencies’, it is code for cutbacks.…