Mike Harris swept to power two decades ago with his “Common Sense Revolution,” pledging to boost Ontario’s struggling economy by slashing government spending. Tim Hudak is betting conditions are ripe for the same medicine.
Stored somewhere in Jim Flaherty’s garage at his home near Toronto is a waffle costume his campaign used as a prop during its losing bid for the leadership of the Ontario Progressive Conservatives in 2002.
New Zealand and Australia won with late scores and South Africa held off England as the world’s top three rugby teams clinched series victories yesterday against northern hemisphere teams. Argentina beat France 23-20.