May 1, 2019
MPPs in Ontario headed to their ridings during the Easter break after Finance Minister Vic Fedeli tabled his first budget.
Reaction was delayed as key details slowly surfaced in the media. At first blush, the budget was viewed as a moderate financial plan for the province. But, as Opposition members and media dug into the details, it became apparent that the Ford government was preparing significant cuts to education, health and environmental programs.