The Ontario Liberal Government presented its 2013 budget on May 2. The following breakdown identifies ten of those issues and what is being said about each.
Enough is being said today by analysts and the media of the abysmal voter turnout in yesterday’s Ontario election. I don’t know that I can add anything else to the discussion of a broken system and who or what is responsible for the overwhelming endorsement of apathy. The real question is what message are politicians […]
Tim Hudak dominated online mentions (the number of times a leader’s name or Twitter handle was mentioned online during the election) among the leaders of the four major Ontario parties during this election campaign. It’s important to note this analysis doesn’t consider sentiment. That means, without manually assessing the content and tone of each tweet, […]
Ontarians go to the polls tomorrow. Which means that I’m making my election night television debut tomorrow night. Sandra Blaikie will be hosting and I’ll be in the studio doing mostly analysis of the role of digital in the election campaign, and some political analysis. We had our production rehearsal this afternoon. This video captures […]
It seems to me most of us identify with being from a particular city or country. Which means, when I’m asked where I’m from, I typically say Ottawa or Canada. Rarely, if ever, will I ever say I’m from Ontario. Like many, I focus on municipal politics because it affects my immediate environment and federal […]
Things are picking up. Three of four provincial elections wrap up next week, with the fourth going to the ballot back the week after. So, this is going to be the last time I’ll be looking at the top six issues of so many provinces at one time. Note this analysis does not consider sentiment. […]