THE FALL OF THE ONTARIO TORIES
by Gerry McCarthy
After 8-years of Tory rule in Ontario, the voters decided they’d had enough. On October 2, Dalton McGuinty’s Liberals swept to power with a 72-seat majority and 46.4 percent of the popular vote.
The operatives behind the Eves Tories ran a negative campaign laced with attack-ads and promises of tax cuts. The voters rejected it decisively....