How Doug Ford can use taxpayers' dollars to fund Ontario News Now - 2018-07-03

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F0.png How Doug Ford can use taxpayers' dollars to fund Ontario News Now July 3, 2018, Amara McLaughlin, CBC News, MSN News

© Carlo Allegri/Reuters Premier Doug Ford's government quietly unveiled Ontario News Now earlier this week, with a minute-long video highlighting Ford's appearances during his first month in office.

Ontario's auditor general can't stop the new Progressive Conservative government from using taxpayers' dollars to fund the production of partisan TV-news style videos, policy experts say, because of certain legal loopholes and weak enforcement.

Premier Doug Ford's government quietly unveiled its Ontario News Now (ONN) earlier this week, with a minute-long video posted to Facebook and Twitter. It highlighted Ford's appearances during his first month in office, including a meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and handshakes with police academy graduates.

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{{cite news | first = Amara | last = McLaughlin | title = How Doug Ford can use taxpayers' dollars to fund Ontario News Now | url = https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/how-doug-ford-can-use-taxpayers-dollars-to-fund-ontario-news-now/ar-BBLr5sB | work = CBC News | publisher = MSN News | date = July 3, 2018 | accessdate = May 24, 2019 }}