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Karen Howlett

Karen Howlett

Karen Howlett

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Karen Howlett is a national reporter based in Toronto. She returned to the newsroom in 2013 after covering Ontario politics at The Globe’s Queen’s Park bureau for seven years. Prior to that, she worked in the paper’s Vancouver bureau and in The Report on Business, where she covered a variety of beats, including financial services and securities regulation. She led two projects in ROB that were nominated for Michener awards.

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Christine Elliott, Caroline Mulroney entering Ontario PC Party leadership race
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Ontario PCs to pick new leader March 10
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ONTARIO POLITICS
Ontario PCs face deepening crisis amid pushback to cancel leadership race
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ONTARIO POLITICS
Ontario PC leadership race turmoil mounts; president quits amid sexual misconduct allegations
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Ontario Tories to vote on new leader before province’s June election
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ONTARIO POLITICS
McGuinty's former aide Livingston found guilty of destroying documents about gas plant cancellations
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Judge rejects defence’s bid to dismiss charges in gas-plants trial
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ONTARIO GAS-PLANT TRIAL
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