...here. The video version is here:
Again, I'm afraid Rob Ford made this call an easy one:
The mayor’s press secretary said that Toronto routinely asks for more money in its pre-budget submission to the province and this year is no different.
However, Adrienne Batra stressed that Mr. Ford didn’t need provincial aid to balance the city’s 2011 budget without a property-tax increase.
“There’s one fundamental difference,” Ms. Batra said. “The funding here was not needed to balance the (2011) budget.”