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by Patrick Raftis

Penny wise and pound foolish is a tired axiom, but it applies aptly to some recent moves of Ontario’s government.

In the aftermath of the provincial budget brought down earlier this month, we’re beginning to see the actual impact of the cuts announced to numerous ministries in the budget.

The Progressive Conservative government announced in the April 11 budget plans to downsize the number of public-health units in the province from 35 to 10. Then last Thursday, Health Ministry officials told public health representatives from across Ontario that provincial funding for some programs would be cut by as much as 50 per ...

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