by Bob Runciman, Toronto Sun
TORONTO – There’s no question that the ORNGE scandal merits the concentrated focus of Ontario’s opposition parties and the creation of a select committee to thoroughly investigate what happened and why, and, if possible, recover millions of taxpayers’ dollars. However, one hopes these same parties don’t continue to ignore an even larger scandal, one laid bare in December by the provincial auditor general. This one affects every resident and business in this once-prosperous province – the past, present and future impacts of the Green Energy Act.
We need to take a closer look at the people who profited from it and the people who, behind closed doors – without cabinet, caucus or public consultation – developed policies that will give Ontario the highest electricity rates in North America and cripple our future economic prospects. Read article