February 16, 2022
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When the trucker convoy cratered Ottawa, Doug Ford hoped he could turn the other cheek. However, when another protest blocked the Ambassador bridge in Windsor, disrupting his beloved supply chain, he declared a state of emergency to make sure Ontario stayed ‘Open for Business.’ Jonathan and Allison discuss what prompts action from the premier and why he’s behaving differently than his federal Tory cousins.
Jonathan Goldsbie
News Editor
Allison Smith
Co-host, Wag the Doug
Kevin Sexton
Producer
Kieran Oudshoorn
Managing Editor, Podcasts
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