Ford government considering overhaul of controversial Ontario News Now promotional service - 2019-08-14

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F94.png Ford government considering overhaul of controversial Ontario News Now promotional service August 14, 2019, Robert Benzie, Toronto Star

Premier Doug Ford's office is considering a dramatic overhaul of its controversial Ontario News Now promotional video service, the Star has learned.

Criticized by those on the right and left of the political spectrum as taxpayer-funded "propaganda," ONN produces videos boosting the Progressive Conservative government that are designed to look like legitimate TV news packages.

But Conservative sources confide that few people are tuning in.

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{{cite news | first = Robert | last = Benzie | title = Ford government considering overhaul of controversial Ontario News Now promotional service | url = https://www.thestar.com/politics/provincial/2019/08/14/ford-government-considering-overhaul-of-controversial-ontario-news-now-promotional-service.html | work = Toronto Star | date = August 14, 2019 | accessdate = August 15, 2019 }}