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Tory health care white paper elicits a big ho-hum

If the Tories thought that yesterday’s new health care white paper was likely to change the channel on the byelection defeats, they likely woke up this morning disappointed.

Despite health care’s long standing ranking as the number one issue among Ontarians, there was little media coverage of the white paper.

Of those that did comment, most appear baffled by the plan.

Health Minister Deb Matthews wondered why the paper had been authored by deputy health critic Bill Walker, and not Christine Elliott, who has far more experience in the health care portfolio.

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