Irwin Nanda, executive vice-president of Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL), is calling for an independent investigation of police training, policies and practices across the province. It comes on the heels of the fatal shooting of teen Sammy Yatim on a TTC streetcar in July.
Chow pitches tax hike for transit, Tory gets boost with endorsement
Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow wants to raise the land transfer tax for people with more expensive homes to pay for more transit services. Meanwhile, rival John Tory got a boost Tuesday from a new Nanos poll and an endorsement from Ontario cabinet minister Brad Duguid.