Ontario Conservatives promise to join TILMA if elected
Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader John Tory today unveiled his election platform.
The 52-page policy document, entitled For a Better Ontario: Leadership Matters was released at the party's convention in
Among the estimated 100 promises is to join the controversial BC-Alberta Trade, Investment and Labour Mobility Agreement (TILMA).
Page 37 states:
“We will seek to join the inter-provincial free trade agreement betweenTory said that if his party wins October’s election, he'll keep every one of his promises.
British Columbiaand Alberta, and explore a similar arrangement with . Quebec Ontariomust lead the national charge for the reduction of inter-provincial trade barriers across .” Canada
“Like every other plan I've had the responsibility for implementing, every other place I've been, this will be implemented. I wouldn't put forward a plan I didn't think I could achieve,” Tory said.