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Bill 148 gives Ontario workers higher minimum wage

Kit Kolbegger News Reporter Legislation has passed that raises the minimum wage in Ontario to $14 per hour on New Year’s Day and to $15 per hour in 2019. The Liberal Party and the New Democrats voted in favour of it while the bill drew criticism from the Progressive Conservatives. Documents from Queen’s Park show that Bill 148 passed with... More

OPINION: Political showmanship does nothing for dwindling middle class

By: Hunter Crowther What is ‘middle class’ and how does the government define it? One of the often repeated phrases I hear from the politicians of Queen’s Park and Ottawa is middle class, and what to do with said middle class. ‘How to strengthen it,’ ‘how to grow it,’ doing whatever-adjective-fits-today to the middle class was, and still is, what... More