MONTREAL — Ontario Premier Doug Ford will likely be assembly together with his Quebec counterpart tonight, days earlier than all provincial leaders get collectively in Toronto.
Ford says he’ll focus on areas of settlement with Francois Legault when the 2 meet for dinner in Montreal.
Meaning they will not focus on Invoice 21 — Quebec’s secularism regulation that bans public staff from carrying non secular symbols on the job.
Ford’s Progressive Conservative authorities supported an NDP movement within the legislature this week condemning the controversial regulation.
A spokeswoman for Ford says the premier plans to lift problems with nationwide unity, well being care, infrastructure and financial improvement.
Ford joked that vitality will seemingly come up as effectively, since Legault is at all times attempting to promote some to Ontario.
This report by The Canadian Press was first printed Nov. 29, 2019.