Ford’s re-tabled Ontario budget pledges $225 million to address pandemic learning gap

Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Dowdeswell delivered Doug Ford's speech from the throne Tuesday, marking the start of a new legislative session. The re-tabeling of the 2022 budget followed.  Dowdeswell’s speech largely touted key parts of Ford's agenda, including building highways and other infrastructure, attracting electric vehicle manufacturing investment, and a skilled trades strategy that seeks to address a labour shortage. The lieutenant...

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