...So Mr. McGuinty, asked to respond to the Tory proposal, might have simply shrugged and said: "Not my policy." Or, seized of the unfairness of funding one religion over others, he might have followed Quebec's lead, and amended the Constitution to remove any reference to religious schools...
That is the elephant in the room, right there.
If you want the Working Families', er, sorry, government side of things, Education Minister Kathleen Wynne provides it here - Doing right by Ontario's students. Gee, I would have titled that one, Doing 'left'...
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A note to my national readers - Please do not despair. I intend to get back to Federal politics very, very soon. It's just that Dalton and Co. provide so much fodder!
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Update: The Sudbury Star - Fairness in Faith; why do Catholic schools get funding, when other religious schools don't?