The Five Solitudes of Ontario: A Regional Analysis of Labour Market Performance in Post-Recession Ontario
Households in energy poverty spend at least 10 per cent of their budgets on in-home energy use such as lights, appliances and heating.
The province is on track to run its ninth consecutive multi-billion dollar budget deficit.
The average Ontarian is now poorer than the average Canadian.
In the absence of additional action, Ontario budget deficits will continue to at least 2020-21.
First, it has to be a replacement to existing programs and not an add-on.
Ontario had to write-off $1 billion of taxpayer money from the General Motors/Chrysler bailout.