John Michael McGrath
John Michael McGrath is a reporter at TVO,org covering provincial politics and policy.
OPINION: An NDP MPP wants the government to regulate the retail price of gasoline. The government says it would do more harm than good — but that hasn’t stopped them before.
ANALYSIS: The Liberals will run for re-election on the strength of new policies. In an otherwise moderate report, Bonnie Lysyk points out they haven’t done particularly well with the ones they have.
ANALYSIS: Municipalities around Ontario are closer than ever to getting their wish: a substantially weaker Ontario Municipal Board. But big questions remain as to what comes next, says John Michael McGrath.
OPINION: The Tories unveiled their election platform this past weekend, and while it contains substantial changes to Liberal policy, it’s not a root-and-branch destruction of the Wynne legacy, writes John Michael McGrath.
OPINION: New money for housing is welcome, says John Michael McGrath — but there are still some big gaps to fill.
OPINION: The Liberals say the NDP hurt students by forcing a drawn-out debate over back-to-work legislation. John Michael McGrath says they’re really concerned about the ballot box.