Post Tagged with: "Queen’s Park"

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Protesters address rising tuition and hospital cuts

Government cuts to social programs and public services brought protesters to the front steps of Queen’s Park on Monday afternoon.

by Olivia McLeod· · News
Prime-minister designate Justin Trudeau embraces Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne in front of Queen's Park, Oct. 28, 2015. (Charlotte Arnold/Ryersonian Staff)

Trudeau embraces Wynne in first official meeting as Prime Minister-designate

The Liberal leader embraced the embattled Ontario premier, a vocal supporter during the federal election that saw his party win a majority government.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus, Politics
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Wynne announces plan to extend Ontario’s watchdog powers to universities

Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Thursday that the province hopes to expand Ontario’s watchdog powers to include the oversight of universities. Wynne is proposing legislation at Queen’s Park that would allow Ontario ombudsman André Marin to investigate public complaints and make recommendations regarding post-secondary institutions. “We want to ensure that the people of Ontario have the open, accountable and accessible government […]

by Tara Deschamps· · News, Off Campus