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Now that she’s convinced the voters, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne faces an even tougher task in convincing credit rating agencies that the province can get its fiscal house in order.
Now that she’s convinced the voters, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne faces an even tougher task in convincing credit rating agencies that the province can get its fiscal house in order.
(Darren Calabrese/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Can Wynne put the brakes on Ontario’s credit rating slide?

Kathleen Wynne’s Liberals climbed a mountain to get re-elected, with a majority no less, in Ontario’s provincial election. But that looks like a stroll in the park compared with the Everest of debt her government faces. And convincing the world’s credit-rating agencies that she can conquer it may prove tougher than it was to convince the Ontario electorate to give her the chance.