The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the results of the provincial election in Ontario:
“Ontarians have chosen to elect a majority government led by the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party.
“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I offer my sincere congratulations to Doug Ford who will have the honour and privilege to serve as Premier.
“I look forward to working with the new provincial government to create good, middle class jobs, make Ontario a world-leading centre for innovative and sustainable technologies, and build infrastructure that meets the needs of Ontarians.
“Together, we will continue to work to grow Ontario’s economy and address issues of importance to Ontarians and all Canadians.
“I also thank Kathleen Wynne for her years of service as Premier.”