The Canadian economy gained 29,400 jobs in January. Finance Minister Jim Flaherty’s spoke about the positive news as he prepares to deliver the budget next week. He also spoke about the job Mayor Rob Ford has done.
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.