"Following a long, drawn out process to count then review the more than 64,000 electronic ballots cast by party members, Ford narrowly edged out former MPP Christine Elliott, party officials said".
Ford, a one-term Toronto city councillor and businessman, is the brother of the late Rob Ford. In the end, Mr. Ford appeared to have defeated Ms. Elliott by only a small margin.
"Our scrutineers identified entire towns voting in the wrong riding". We're going to be out on the road. "I will stand up for these members and plan to investigate the extent of this discrepancy". Similar claims also led to the exit of the party's president.
"We are all behind our new leader and focused on our common goal of defeating the disastrous Wynne Liberal government", he said.
Elliott has not conceded.
Wynne noted that she and Ford are very different, saying that voters will have a "stark" choice to make in the weeks ahead.
The statement further said she had won both the popular vote and the majority of ridings, and that fewer than 150 points separated her from Ford in the final tally.
The governing Liberals and the New Democrats have panned Ford as a step backwards for the Tories, accusing him of currying favour with the party's socially conservative elements. "Marie during the leadership race, he struck me as really wanting to help Northern Ontario", Romano said. "That is why I entered this race", Elliott said.
The Ontario Provincial Election is scheduled to take place on June 7th, 2018.
Doug Ford has himself been the subject of drug allegations.
"This was pretty much the most mishandled party executive communication exercise I've ever witnessed on television", she said.
But he's got a lot of work to do before the election campaign begins.
Rickford attributed Ford's success in the campaign to his "populist" approach to governance which resonated with PC party members as opposed to politicians who do what they think is best for people.
Former MPP Christine Elliott, widely seen as the establishment candidate, took four ridings.
"I want to go on record".
"I'm anxious about Kathleen Wynne, not Christine right now", Ford told reporters as he walked in a St. Patrick's Day parade in Toronto earlier Sunday.
"As my dad always said, in business, you aren't getting sales in the office".
Like it or not, Doug Ford is on track to become Ontario's next premier. "To Kathleen Wynne, I say your days are numbered as premier". But Elliott can challenge that through the courts if she chooses. I look forward to working with him. "Kathleen Wynne practices politics instead of policy".
Doug Ford's victory was announced after 10 p.m., without any of the pomp and fanfare that was expected earlier in the day when hundreds packed a hall expecting to celebrate the start of a new and more positive chapter in party history.
However, Hartley Lefton, chair of the PC leadership election organizing committee, said the election results are definitive and provide a clear mandate to Ford.
Ontario PC Leader candidate, mother of 4, Tanya Granic Allen's dream of rooting out all of Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne's wind turbines blighting the Ontario landscape, may be realized at long last.
Wynne's comments were echoed by Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath, who spoke to CP24 in a phone interview.
"We're going to make sure they build those roads, that they can get to them, because it's going to be great".
Customers Air Canada at airports in other countries are forced to languish in long queues due to delays in the registration. After around three hours, Air Canada issued an apology and said that things were on the mend.
Glushkov worked in the 1990s for the state airline Aeroflot and Berezovsky's LogoVAZ vehicle company, according to media reports . A post-mortem examination will be held in due course and the death is now being treated as an unexplained , the police said.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged dialogue and warned that "no one can win in such a race to the bottom". But the Saturday meetings in Brussels, the capital of the European Union, appeared to be inconclusive.
Quite obviously we were fools for thinking this, as she is a Kardashian by blood and a member of Snapchat/Insta/actual royalty. She also revealed that Stormi and Chicago, Kim Kardashian and Kanye's West's newborn daughter, are already besties .
Dressed in their habits, Sister Callahan told reporters, "You have stolen the property of the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart. The nuns had failed to get the consent of Archbishop Jose Gomez and the Vatican , which must approve the sale.
Producers of the revamped " Idol " have said they didn't try to replicate that, but "wanted to get it right". We took off the top layer and we also had our get-acquainted moment which is like, 'That's nice.
However, Apple hasn't been shy about teasing new hardware at the event too, even with its software focus. San Jose, CA, June 4-8 When technology connects with creativity, incredible ideas come to life.
Venus did her part to set up the marquee match when she dismantled world No. 35 Sorana Cirstea 6-3, 6-4 in just 79 minutes. Open finalist Madison Keys; two-time Grand Slam victor Garbiñe Muguruza and reigning US Open champion Sloane Stephens.
Johns, Duval and Volusia is also up by 0.5 points in each of those counties, which could hint at a regional slowdown. Gains in health care and social assistance (3,700) were offset by small losses in educational services (700).
Three months after multiple men accused James Levine of sexual assault , the Metropolitan Opera officially fired the conductor. The Met suspended Levine, 74, in December after several accusations of sexual misconduct stretching from the 1960s to 1980s.
The train station was temporarily closed as police stopped protesters from accessing the tracks, British Transport Police said. National Rail said all lines had been suspended in and out of Piccadilly, the city's main train station, due to the protests.
Emiliano Grillo had a two stroke lead after the opening round of the Hero Indian Open was suspended due to darkness on Thursday. Hit the fairways and greens - I'll have the same mentality whether I'm six shots ahead or behind".
Oil prices move lower after Friday's rig-powered surge
Among refined products, Nymex reformulated gasoline blendstock-the benchmark gasoline contract-was down 0.5%, at $1.89 a gallon. Oil prices fell with the release of this EIA report on Monday and it looks like the downside pressure will continue on Tuesday.
Jordy Nelson declined big pay cut from Packers
The net result is that Green Bay will replace Nelson by signing free-agent tight end Jimmy Graham ( according to ESPN ). He has twice caught more than 1,000 receiving yards in a season, but not since 2013 - his final year with the Saints .
Browns to acquire CB Damarious Randall
Although Barkley and Bell are both extremely talented pass catchers out of the backfield, they have different playing styles. The Cleveland Browns have agreed to trade for Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor , according to multiple sources.
A look at the nasty cut that nearly ended Tom Brady's season
Tom Brady is a man that can do anything he wants to do on the football field...except catch a wide open pass in the Super Bowl. Brady went through some acupuncture treatment on the dinged digit before suiting up for the January 21 showdown.
Rams, Friars NCAA Tournament-Bound
Prediction: Providence, after an incredible run in the Big East Tournament, is one of the hottest teams in the country. If the Aggies advance to the Second Round, things do not lighten up, as A&M would likely face 2-seed North Carolina.
Big 12 Conference Tournament Could Spark Sportsbook Bonuses
However, Oklahoma State is one of his First Four Out, meaning a good Big 12 tournament could push them into the selection show. Graham , by the way, said he had some sort of bug for the quarterfinals contest, but "felt much better today".
Trump inflates his share of women's votes
And if Pelosi were in charge of the House, Trump said, Lamb would simply "vote the party line". "And I want to help him". Todd, whom Trump derided throughout the campaign as "sleepy eyes Chuck Todd ", responded to Mnuchin with a deadpan tone.