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Premier Kathleen Wynne is photographed in her Toronto office on Dec. 12, 2013.
Premier Kathleen Wynne is photographed in her Toronto office on Dec. 12, 2013.
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Why Ontario Liberals may have trouble stomaching Wynne's tax-hike pledge

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Kathleen Wynne says she remains as committed as ever to raising new taxes or tolls to fund upgrades to Ontario’s transportation infrastructure. While refusing to tip her hand as to whether she’ll adopt funding recommendations (including a gas tax of up to 10 cents per litre) made by a government-commissioned panel, the Premier insisted on Thursday that the province’s next budget will include specific new revenue streams.