Russ Campbellās Blog: Ontario Provincial Police Association Exchanges Anti-Hudak Ads for Fat Pay Increases
The OnĀtario LibĀeral Party ought to be very pleased to see that the OnĀtario ProvinĀcial PoĀlice AsĀsoĀciĀaĀtion has deĀlivĀered on its exĀpected quid pro quo.
The poĀlice union yesĀterĀday launched two atĀtack ads tarĀgetĀing ProĀgresĀsive ConĀserĀvĀaĀtive leader Tim HuĀdak. This from repĀreĀsenĀtaĀtives of a poĀlice force that reĀceives an 8.5% pay raise this year, comĀpleĀments of the rulĀing Grits.
OPP ofĀfiĀcers got a 5% inĀcrease in 2011, and the new 8.5%inĀcrease is a catch-up for the two years DalĀton McGuinty froze their wages. FurĀtherĀmore, the Grits have guarĀanĀteed that the OPP will be the highĀest paid poĀlice serĀvice in OnĀtario in 2014.