Shawn Jeffords, Political Bureau Chief

Shawn Jeffords, Political Bureau Chief


Toronto Sun files

Ontario to buy power from Quebec?

Ontario’s Liberal government is talking with Quebec about a plan to purchase power, but insists no deal has been struck.

This undated handout photo shows fentanyl pills. THE CANADIAN PRESS

Tory MPP moves to ban pill presses

A Progressive Conservative MPP wants the Ontario government to target drug peddlers who import pill press machines.

The Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services spent $53,948 buying staff at youth correctional facilities luxury brand Canada Goose parkas to keep them warm on the job. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/PHOTO)

Preem defends pricey parkas

Premier Kathleen Wynne shrugged off a pricey parka purchase for civil servants by pointing to the thermometer in the province’s far north.

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Minister Brad Duguid hold a press conference after meeting with key auto industry leaders in Toronto on Friday March 24, 2017. (Stan Behal/Toronto Sun)

Wynne shrugs off dismal approval rating

Dogged by questions about her political future, Premier Kathleen Wynne found herself on the defensive about her rock- bottom approval ratings Friday.