Toronto mayor feuds with Canada’s biggest daily
Conter likened Ford’s war against the media to Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s tight limits on media access during the recent election race, during which he only allowed five questions from reporters at each daily news conference during campaigning.
“With the five questions, it isn’t just vetting questions, it . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: Rob Ford = Fundamentally Undemocratic
Toronto News: Doug Ford’s mall dealings spark complaint – thestar.com Doug Ford claimed to various newspapers that he had been in talks with The Westfield Group regarding proposals for the Toronto waterfront development of the Portlands. This has … . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: Doug Ford’s backroom sweetheart dealings on waterfront breaks Ford Nation campaign promise and the Toronto Municipal Code
Toronto News: Hudak plunges into dangerous liaison with Rob Ford – thestar.com According to the Toronto Star, Rob Ford’s popularity has been steadily since the election in Oct. 2010. Ford’s popularity is sinking, according to polling data, as his h… . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: Ford Nation is now a little clam. And, Tim Hudak is as out of touch as ever
Do you like Doug Ford’s preliminary plans for Toronto’s waterfront? – Your CommunityThey have to keep piling it up. One lie after another. The next one has to top the biggest one before. Regarding Doug Ford’s plans to mess up the Waterfront development… . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: Doug Ford pours on the lies. Will the public continue to bite?
Ford should have known he’d break promises on service cuts and layoffs – The Globe and MailAnd so should the people of Toronto during the election campaign.Excerpt:Mr. Ford ran for office claiming to be something different than the usual smooth-talki… . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: Toronto – Shouldn’t the mayor be held to account?
Toronto Spoke: “You’ve been very arbitrary with your choices,” says Jason Adam Robins « Ford For TorontoClick the link to watch the video.Here is the transcription of the video. Jason Adam Robins was one of the deputants to speak at Toronto City… . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: If you mishandle this situation, you will not be sitting here four years from now
Toronto News: Take buyout or be laid off, Ford warns workers – thestar.com… but, we know (from the past 8 months as an example) that he won’t listen.Rob Ford: “If someone else can come up with a solution, let me know.”I have a solution for him (regar… . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: Rob Ford is asking for solutions
Toronto News: Ford poised to break promise of no layoffs – thestar.comRob Ford promised he would balance the books by getting rid of the gravy train – he found there was no gravy train.Rob Ford promised to not cut services – he is working hard to cut s… . . . → Read More: Driving The Porcelain Bus: Rob Ford’s bad math and lies continue to dog his steps