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News Government General
June 23, 2020  

Auditor General needs bigger funding boost due to pandemic

Priorities are to examine the government’s ability to buy PPE for health-care workers, food supply and CERB.

News Government General
May 21, 2020  

New AG says office narrowing focus on federal COVID-19 programs

Will be on how prepared federal officials were for the pandemic, as well as key parts of the federal response.

News Government Manufacturing Sustainability
December 4, 2019  

Ontario not on track to achieving emissions reductions targets: AG

Climate plan underestimated the starting point for emissions by including several green programs cancelled by the Ford government.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 27, 2019  

Ontario AG assesses green energy cancellation costs as reasonable

Her office will revisit the costs in March 2020 as part of its audit of this year’s financial statements.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 25, 2018  

Ontario government understates deficit by billions: AG

Has not accurately reflected the true cost of its borrowing plan to cut hydro rates by 25%.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 30, 2018  

Auditor general to issue new fighter jet report in the fall

Fewer problems anticipated as the overall procurement system has been revamped with a variety of checks and balances.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 18, 2017  

Wynne government obscuring true financial impact of cuts to hydro bills: AG

The plan’s total cost will be $39.4 billion over 30 years, but Ontario’s net debt and future deficits won’t reflect that.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 18, 2017  

Foreign worker program rife with issues, auditor general says

Report finds employers aren’t exhausting all options to fill open positions with domestic workers.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 4, 2016  

Liberals dispute auditor general’s accounting methods

Differ on the amount of the deficit and how pension numbers are shown.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
December 3, 2015  

A lump of coal for the Ontario Liberal government [OPINION]

Send Chiarelli a message to convey how you feel about the management of the province’s electricity supply

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
April 13, 2015  

Ont. drivers have overpaid billions for auto insurance: study

Ontario trial lawyers association calls on auditor general to investigate bloated industry profit benchmark.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
December 12, 2014  

Wynne rebuffs calls to fire Chiarelli over smart meters

Premier, energy minister disagree with AG’s conclusion the program is almost double the projected cost.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
December 10, 2014  

AG sounds alarm over Ont.’s growing debt

Report suggests net debt-to-GDP ratio is projected to reach a high of 40.5% in 2015-16.

News General
December 12, 2013  

OPG generous salaries, pensions, bonuses push up electricity rates

Ontario auditor general’s cites significantly more generous compensation than other public service positions.

News Business Operations Operations
October 31, 2013  

Government waste cost taxpayers as much as $197B since 1988

Fraser Institute study identifies systemic problem: 614 instances of mismanagement .