Doug Ford's post-budget plan to declare bankruptcy - 2019-05-20
His first budget would recast him as a kinder, gentler premier. Not too tough, not too soft — just right.
It all adds up to billions of dollars slashed from local education, transit, health care and social services. And it has provoked a growing backlash .
By holding back the bad news — under the guise of a good-news budget — Ford's Tories are belatedly paying a heavy price. Not as high a price, however, as ordinary Ontarians facing the daily drip-drip-drip of cascading cutbacks in recent weeks.