Hudák http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/64248/all en Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak removes Peter Shurman as finance critic http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130908/ontario-pc-leader-tim-hudak-removes-peter-shurman-finance-cr <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak says he has removed Peter Shurman from his position as finance critic.</p> <p>Hudak said in a statement Sunday evening that he met with Shurman to discuss his accommodation expense claims.</p> <p>It was revealed last week that Shurman, a Toronto-area member, billed the maximum $20,719 last year after moving to Niagara-on-the-Lake.</p> <p>Shurman, who keeps an apartment in Toronto, said last week that he followed the rules when he claimed the money.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140113/pc-leader-tim-hudak-set-lay-out-plan-create-one-million-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Ontario Ontario Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:16:15 +0000 The Canadian Press 6041652 at http://www.globalpost.com PC Leader Tim Hudak set to lay out plan to create one million jobs in Ontario http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140113/pc-leader-tim-hudak-set-lay-out-plan-create-one-million-jobs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak says he will lay out a plan today to create one million jobs in Ontario over eight years.</p> <p>He says if his proposed bill called the Million Jobs Act is passed, it will ‘‘begin its task of creating jobs and a prosperous province.‘‘</p> <p>Hudak says Ontario is a have-not province after losing more than 300,000 manufacturing jobs while adding more than 300,000 government sector jobs.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140113/pc-leader-tim-hudak-set-lay-out-plan-create-one-million-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Ontario Ontario Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:16:15 +0000 The Canadian Press 6041653 at http://www.globalpost.com Ontario's Progressive Conservatives do about face on right-to-work policy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140221/ontarios-progressive-conservatives-back-right-work-policy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak did a serious about-face Friday, announcing he would not campaign on making Ontario a so-called right-to-work province, but political opponents and union leaders were skeptical.</p> <p>The issue of making union membership and payment of dues optional caused public rifts with Tory candidates and internal dissent within Hudak's caucus, as many feared the anti-labour policy could cost the party the next election.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140221/ontarios-progressive-conservatives-back-right-work-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Hudák Labor Law Ontario Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:48:38 +0000 The Canadian Press 6077414 at http://www.globalpost.com Hudak urges Liberal government to reject Chrysler's 'ransom' demand http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140224/hudak-urges-liberal-government-reject-chryslers-ransom-deman <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak says the Ontario government should not give Chrysler hundreds of millions of dollars in what he calls "ransom money."</p> <p>Hudak says Chrysler still owes the province $800 million from the government bailout it received during the recession in 2009.</p> <p>He accuses the auto giant of trying to blackmail the federal and Ontario governments for a reported $700 million, part of a $3.6-billion investment in Chrysler's plants in Windsor and Brampton.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140224/hudak-urges-liberal-government-reject-chryslers-ransom-deman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Tim Hudak Transport The Canadian Press Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:31:23 +0000 The Canadian Press 6079481 at http://www.globalpost.com Hudak promises lower business taxes as he kicks off first week of campaign http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140505/hudak-promises-lower-business-taxes-he-kicks-first-week-camp <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak kicked off his first week of campaigning Monday with a stop at a recording studio west of Toronto to tout his plan to help businesses grow and create jobs.</p> <p>But he wouldn't say if he supports government grants to Ontario's music industry.</p> <p>The governing Liberals complained that Hudak used the backdrop for an election photo op, but voted against last year's budget, which created the $45-million Ontario Music Fund.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140505/hudak-promises-lower-business-taxes-he-kicks-first-week-camp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Hudák Labor Law Ontario Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Mon, 05 May 2014 18:23:19 +0000 The Canadian Press 6139255 at http://www.globalpost.com QuickSketch of Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140506/quicksketch-ontario-progressive-conservative-leader-tim-huda <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - Who: Timothy Patrick Hudak, leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario</p> <p>Age: 46 (Nov. 1, 1967)</p> <p>Personal: Born in Fort Erie, Ont., to Patrick "Pat" Hudak, a Catholic high school principal, and his wife Anne Marie, a teacher and town councillor. His younger sister, Patricia, is also a teacher. He's been married since 2002 to Deb Hutton, former senior adviser to Tory premier Mike Harris. They have two daughters: Miller Olive Hudak, 6, and Maitland Hutton Hudak, 6 weeks. The family divides their time between Toronto and Wellandport.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140506/quicksketch-ontario-progressive-conservative-leader-tim-huda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Ontario Technology Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Tue, 06 May 2014 12:58:18 +0000 The Canadian Press 6139868 at http://www.globalpost.com Hudak says tax cuts for all companies better than "corporate welfare" for some http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140506/hudak-says-tax-cuts-all-companies-better-corporate-welfare-s <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak says he doesn't blame companies for taking government handouts, but he's still opposed to "corporate welfare."</p> <p>For the second day in a row as he campaigns for the Ontario election, Hudak visited a small factory in suburban Toronto that - just like the recording studio he toured Monday in Mississauga - accepted government grants to expand.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140506/hudak-says-tax-cuts-all-companies-better-corporate-welfare-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Ontario general election Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Tue, 06 May 2014 20:33:51 +0000 The Canadian Press 6140281 at http://www.globalpost.com Hudak says tax cuts for all companies better than "corporate welfare" for some http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140506/hudak-says-tax-cuts-all-companies-better-corporate-welfare-s <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak says he doesn't blame companies for taking government handouts, but he's still opposed to "corporate welfare."</p> <p>For the second day in a row as he campaigns for the Ontario election, Hudak visited a small factory in suburban Toronto that - just like the recording studio he toured Monday in Mississauga - accepted government grants to expand.</p> <p>The Tories say they'd kill the Liberals' plan to provide $2.5 billion a year in grants to companies to attract new jobs and instead would lower corporate taxes to help all businesses.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140506/hudak-says-tax-cuts-all-companies-better-corporate-welfare-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Ontario general election Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Tue, 06 May 2014 20:33:51 +0000 The Canadian Press 6140280 at http://www.globalpost.com Hudak says he would cut corporate taxes by 30 per cent, create 120,000 jobs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140510/hudak-says-he-would-cut-corporate-taxes-30-cent-create-12000 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>COURTICE, Ont. - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak announced Saturday that if elected he would make Ontario's business taxes the lowest in North America, which would create 120,000 new jobs in the province.</p> <p>Reducing corporate taxes by 30 per cent — down from the current 11.5 per cent to eight per cent — is the third step of Hudak's eight-year plan to create one million new jobs in the province, he said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140510/hudak-says-he-would-cut-corporate-taxes-30-cent-create-12000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Ontario Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Sat, 10 May 2014 16:53:34 +0000 The Canadian Press 6143667 at http://www.globalpost.com This is how Tim Hudak plans to create a million jobs in Ontario http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140513/how-tim-hudak-plans-create-million-jobs-ontario <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Ontario's Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak has promised he will create 1,000,000 jobs over eight years if he wins the June 12 election. More than 520,000 jobs would be created anyway if the government simply continued the policies of the last decade.</p> <p>Here's how he plans to do it:</p> <p>— Balance the $12.5-billion budget by 2016-2017, which help create 43,184 jobs. </p> <p>— Abolish the College of Trades and eliminate restrictions on the skilled trades, which would help create 170,240 jobs over four years.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140513/how-tim-hudak-plans-create-million-jobs-ontario" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Wed, 14 May 2014 01:47:55 +0000 The Canadian Press 6146318 at http://www.globalpost.com Public-private partnership needed to develop Ring of Fire in north: Hudak http://www.globalpost.com/node/6147771 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Ont. - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak says he would develop the mineral-rich Ring of Fire in northern Ontario through a public-private partnership scheme if elected June 12.</p> <p>He says he'd bring the federal government to the table along with mining companies, but didn't say if he'd ask Ottawa for money to build a much-needed transportation route to the remote area.</p> <p>Premier Kathleen Wynne has slammed Prime Minister Stephen Harper, saying he's not coming to the table with a billion dollars to build the route.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/node/6147771" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hudák Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Thu, 15 May 2014 15:33:48 +0000 The Canadian Press 6147771 at http://www.globalpost.com PC Leader Tim Hudak touts plan to cut red tape for small businesses http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140519/pc-leader-tim-hudak-touts-plan-cut-red-tape-small-businesses <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - The Ontario government needs to "get off the backs" of small businesses so that over-regulated employers can focus on creating more jobs, Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak said Monday.</p> <p>Hudak touted his plans to cut red tape at a custom cabinetry business in Mississauga, Ont., saying a Tory government would remove irksome rules like ones that prohibit competitive bids on government construction projects and end the government monopoly on providing workplace insurance to employers.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140519/pc-leader-tim-hudak-touts-plan-cut-red-tape-small-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Hudák Labor Law Ontario Tim Hudak Tim Hudak The Canadian Press Mon, 19 May 2014 17:48:13 +0000 The Canadian Press 6151007 at http://www.globalpost.com PC Leader Tim Hudak rails at 'morally wrong' subsidies for big business http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140523/pc-leader-tim-hudak-rails-at-morally-wrong-subsidies-big-bus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Ont. - Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak used a speech to a business audience to rail at what he called "corporate welfare."</p> <p>Speaking in London to the city's chamber of commerce, Hudak called grants and subsidies to big business "economically disastrous and morally wrong."</p> <p>He says no credible economic literature shows a province or country can subsidize its way to prosperity.</p> <p>Hudak criticized the Liberal government for caving in to "ransom" from Chrysler and wasting money on Kellogg's.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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