Grant Gordon says he isn’t ready to hang up his political skates just yet. The first-time Liberal Party candidate lost the March 19 Toronto-Danforth federal byelection to fellow rookie politician Craig Scott, who held onto the riding for the New Democratic Party. “For me this is just like losing a hockey game,” Gordon said. “But this is just the first game … of a series.”
Sarah Thomson says her 2010 bid for the mayor’s chair in Toronto, propelled her to a close second in Thursday’s provincial vote in Trinity-Spadina. Liberal candidate Thomson, lost a tight race to NDP incumbent Rosario…
Jack Layton, leader of Canada’s official Opposition and Toronto-Danforth MP, has died. He was 61.
“The leadership is part of the renewal process, which I think everyone has to consider what’s in the best interest of the party and the country,” Rae said, “and I want to reflect on that before making any decisions.”
Four candidates in the Toronto-Centre riding can agree on one thing: housing should be accessible and affordable.