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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 3 Apr, 2013 At 12:49 PM | Categorized As General News, Rob Ford | With 0 Comments

The future of Ontario may soon be in the hands of the worst family in Canadian politics. Doug Ford, the brother of the infamous Toronto Mayor, wants to run against Liberals in the next provincial elections and become Premier of a province that was once the economic engine of this prosperous nation. Now Magazine reports

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 2 Apr, 2013 At 01:47 PM | Categorized As Metrolinx, Neoliberal Alert, Rob Ford | With 0 Comments
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Rob Ford, the classy Toronto Mayor, gagged at the idea of raising taxes to pay for the Metrolinx and instead proposed building a casino! National Post reports A small increase in the sales tax could raise up to $40 billion to pay for a transport system of and for the 21st century that creates thousands [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 20 Mar, 2013 At 11:31 AM | Categorized As Metrolinx, Progressive Politics, Rob Ford | With 0 Comments
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The city of Toronto is facing a serious traffic crisis that will only get worse in the next 5 years, and community groups are looking into a small sales tax increase to fund the Metrolinx. The Toronto Region Board of Trade and CivicAction are using Los Angeles as an example, which passed a 0.5 per [...]