Trillium Fund being used as a slush fund for McGuinty Liberals

Brent Kopperson, Windfall Ecology Ctr; Brad Duguid; Kristopher Stevens, OSEA

CTV News
The Opposition suggests Ontario’s Liberal government may be using a community grant program as a slush fund to reward friends and supporters, just like it did with grants for multicultural organizations four years ago.  Liberal Mike Colle was forced to resign as Citizenship Minister in 2007 after the auditor general concluded millions of dollars were handed out to various ethnic groups with virtually no rules or procedures.

The auditor reached a similar conclusion about grants from the Trillium Fund, repeatedly complaining about a lack of documentation to support who got the money and how it was spent, said Progressive Conservative culture critic Ted Chudleigh.  Read article