Bob Rae looked down the barrel of political annihilation and froze hydro prices. Ernie Eves did some deregulating but lost his nerve, so his dying government started paying more for wholesale power and subsidized retail prices. Now here we are again. Problems unsolved, half-measures unsustained. Each premier passes a bag of turds unto the next.
Reevely: Wynne's hydro plan is full of risk and driven by fear, and that's politics for you
Urban Ontarians will subsidize electricity for 800,000 people who live in places where it's more expensive to deliver, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Thursday, as part of the Liberals' plan to make people less angry about hydro prices. The biggest piece of the plan we already knew about when Wynne announced it: Extending the payoff periods…
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