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Environment Minister Glen Murray resigns from Kathleen Wynne's cabinet - The Globe and Mail

Kathleen Wynne's cabinet has lost a high-profile member after her combative environment minister resigned on Monday to head an Alberta-based climate think tank, forcing a cabinet shuffle less than a year before the Ontario Premier faces an election.and more »

Ontario premier shuffles cabinet as Glen Murray leaves for Pembina Institute -

TORONTO – Ontario's premier had to shuffle a few members of her cabinet Monday as her environment minister announced his resignation, a move she insisted should not be interpreted as evidence of declining Liberal fortunes. Environment Minister Glen ...and more »

Climate talk must go beyond being anti-pipeline, Ontario's outgoing environment minister says -

Ontario's outgoing environment minister says Canada must transform its energy sources if it's going to meet promises to cut greenhouse gas emissions. But Glen Murray won't speak out against specific projects to build new oil or gas pipelines and plants.and more »

Ontario government shakeup: Murray out, Ballard in and no byelection -

A downtown Toronto riding will be without representation at the Ontario Legislature until next spring, as Premier Kathleen Wynne has decided not to call a byelection to replace Glen Murray, who announced Monday that he's leaving politics. Speaking to ...and more »

Reevely: Glen Murray quits Wynne government for Pembina Institute think tank - Ottawa Citizen

Glen Murray, Ontario's minister of environment and climate change, is quitting to head an environmental think tank based in Alberta. Murray is a longtime ally of Premier Kathleen Wynne's, a former leadership rival who dropped out and endorsed her in ...and more »

Ontario Minister Glen Murray quits politics for dream job - National Observer

As the Ontario government lost an experienced cabinet minister on Monday, one of Canada's leading environment and energy think tanks greeted its incoming executive director. Glen Murray — MPP for Toronto Centre and Ontario's minister for environment ...and more »

Wynne shuffles cabinet after Murray's departure - Toronto Star

Premier Kathleen Wynne has tinkered with her cabinet, promoting rookie Etobicoke-Lakeshore MPP Peter Milczyn after the surprise resignation of veteran Glen Murray. As first disclosed by the Star, Murray stepped down as minister of environment and ...and more »

Minimum wage hike giving small businesses heartburn - The Sarnia Journal

Jason McMichael, president of the Sarnia & District Labour Council, supported a $15 minimum wage at a Chamber of Commerce Town Hall meeting. Troy Shantz. Troy Shantz. Ontario's move to rapidly increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour is creating ...and more »

Minimum wages: The small-town view - The Globe and Mail

In the summer, I live near a pretty little village in rural Ontario. The quaint main street is lined with little shops and restaurants, a bakery and a terrific place that sells locally sourced food. There's even a bookstore. All these places are ...and more »

Ontario environment minister leaving government to run the Pembina Institute - JWN

A mini cabinet shuffle is coming in Ontario following the surprise announcement that environment minister Glen Murray is leaving his cabinet position. He's leaving to become executive director of the Pembina Institute, effective September 5. Pembina ...and more »