Brown criticizes CTV News, will tell-all

Eli Ridder | The Post Former Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario leader Patrick Brown, who stepped down over anonymous accusations of sexual misconduct, criticized the reporting of CTV News on Wednesday and told more of his story via live television. Mr. Brown was interviewed by Carolyn Jarvis of Global News in a video released on the broadcaster’s website at 5:30 p.m. where he spoke of … Continue reading Brown criticizes CTV News, will tell-all

Patrick Brown breaks silence

Patrick Brown broke a near two week silence on Tuesday afternoon by stating his support for women who come forward with allegations against sexual harassers and assailants.  Mr. Brown stated that while the “MeToo” movement can be “a tool to lift society”, untrue allegations “undermine that good work”. The Member of Provincial Parliament for Simcoe North said that the “truth will come out.” It was … Continue reading Patrick Brown breaks silence

Ford takes on healthcare, carbon tax

Ontario Progressive Conservative Party leadership candidate Doug Ford encouraged supporters to purchase a party membership on Saturday night while vowing to tackle healthcare issues and voiced his opposition to a carbon tax. Mr. Ford, a former city councilor, mayoral candidate, and brother of late Toronto Mayor Rob Ford told supporters they had 13 days to buy $10 memberships in time to be eligible to vote … Continue reading Ford takes on healthcare, carbon tax

Exclusive: Guelph riding considers Christine Elliott

The Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario’s riding association for Guelph is considering reaching out to leadership candidate Christine Elliott to run for the seat as the Liberal incumbent retires, a source speaking on background told the Post. Read all the Post coverage on the race Ontario PC’s: The war begins  Elliott, 62, on Thursday announced her bid for the leadership position via a short but simple … Continue reading Exclusive: Guelph riding considers Christine Elliott

Ontario PC’s: The war begins

Since Patrick Brown stepped down on Jan. 25, the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario has nosedived into political chaos, with its caucus in a desperate search to reestablish stability ahead of the provincial election in June.  Read all coverage on Ontario Politics Canada’s Senate passes gender neutral anthem bill Brown departed his leadership position following unproven allegations of sexual misconduct, totally devastated in the court of public … Continue reading Ontario PC’s: The war begins

Ontario PC interim leader Fedeli not seeking leadership

The Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario’s Interim Leader Victor Fedeli announced on Tuesday that he will not run for permanent leadership of the provincial party but instead work to fix it from the inside.  The PC Member of Provincial Parliament said that he wanted to focus on internal party issues such as errors with its computer systems, membership analysis and internal communication. Mr. Fedeli rose … Continue reading Ontario PC interim leader Fedeli not seeking leadership