The Toronto Star – Ontario’s Liberal government should support Tory MPP Michael Harris’s call for strict rules to govern the actions of the environmental commissioner.

April 7, 2014

EDITORIAL — Sometimes, solutions are simple. If a senior public official can, technically speaking, avoid conflict of interest only because his office has no governance rules, then pass a law to create them. That’s exactly what Progressive Conservative MPP Michael Harris is proposing, after Star editorials showed that Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner Gord Miller was an investor/director in a start-up venture capital company with a focus on blue box and tire recycling programs, which his office oversees.  Read More