McGuinty Cuts Funding to Ontario Students to Fund Foreign Scholarships
(November 17, 2010) Jim Wilson wants to know why the McGuinty Government cut funding to Ontario students in order to pay for its foreign scholarship plan. The Ontario PC Critic for Colleges & Universities cited the cut to the textbook and technology grant as evidence that the McGuinty Liberals are cutting funding to Ontario students in order to fund foreign scholarships.
Invest in Ontario student first: Hudak & Wilson
(November 8, 2010) Today, Ontario PC Caucus Leader Tim Hudak and Jim Wilson, PC Critic for Colleges and Universities, launched a petition calling on Dalton McGuinty to cancel his plan to hand out $30 million in scholarships to foreign students and instead to invest those funds in Ontario students. Hudak said a PC Government would invest in Ontario students first.
Foreign Students Win While Ontario Students Get Left Behind(November 4, 2010) Dalton McGuinty has clearly lost touch with the priorities of Ontario families says the Ontario PC Critic for Colleges and Universities. Jim Wilson (Simcoe-Grey) made the comments after learning that the McGuinty Government is spending $30 million to put students from other countries through university.
Textbook & Technology Grant: A Ghost of the 2007 Liberal Throne Speech
(March 9, 2010) The Ontario PC Colleges and Universities Critic says a 2007 broken promise to give every college and university student $300 for textbooks and technology is yet another reason not to believe anything in Dalton McGuinty’s latest Throne Speech, says Jim Wilson.
High Spending at McGuintys Higher Education Quality Council
(February 16, 2010) Ontario’s Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO) is the latest participant in Dalton McGuinty’s group of high spending government agencies.