Since 2003, manufacturing sales in Ontario have remained essentially unchanged yet increased by 20 per cent in B.C.
The government-owned chain is the only Ontario retailer to sell spirits.
Ontario has seen its share of total provincial net debt rise to 51 per cent.
Tobacco taxes and LCBO revenues have grown robustly.
The total number of low-wage jobs declined by 6.8 per cent.
Most minimum wage earners in Ontario are not the primary or sole earner in their household.
Most minimum wage workers are aged 15 to 24.
Economic productivity remains low, which translates into lower wage and income growth for Ontarians.
New Texas bill latest evidence of shift toward protectionism in the United States.
Premier Kathleen Wynne wants to raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2019.