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Premiers agree to ‘historic’ interprovincial trade deal but details on changes unclear

WHITEHORSE — Canada’s premiers and territorial leaders have agreed in principle on an internal trade deal they say will help create jobs and improve the economy. 748 mots de plus


Brampton and Bill: Our Meeting with Former Premier Davis

On a mission to meet with every living Premier of Ontario, the Interns had the pleasure of meeting with the Honourable Bill Davis, Premier of Ontario from 1971 to 1985. 235 mots de plus

A Premier of Many Firsts- Our Meeting with Premier Kathleen Wynne

Our final meeting with a party leader was with our current Premier, the Honourable Kathleen Wynne. As Ontario’s first female and openly gay Premier, she has taken the Legislature by storm bringing a new tone to both her Party and to Queen’s Park. 163 mots de plus

Premiership teams of innocence and of experience

We’ve previously taken a look at the median age of the players in each Grand Final-winning side from 1987 onwards. Long story short: the 2011 Cats were the oldest Premiers, the 2010 Magpies the youngest. 148 mots de plus

An Afternoon Chat with Jean Charest

On a sunny afternoon in April, we OLIP interns ventured from our offices at the Ontario Legislature to meet with one of the most accomplished Canadian politicians of our era, Jean Charest. 406 mots de plus

Premiers want feds to restore disaster funding

VANCOUVER – As wildfires burn uncontrollably across northern Alberta, government leaders in Western Canada are meeting to discuss pushing Ottawa to reverse historic funding cuts to disaster-mitigation programs. 533 mots de plus


Celebrating Ontario's "Rae" Days

It’s difficult to know what to expect before meeting a former Premier of Ontario. When asked, each person at Queen’s Park will weave a unique narrative of the Premier, often coloured by the commentator’s partisan affiliation, background, and political knowledge.   250 mots de plus