Auditors General, at all levels of government should be given the authority to take legal measures against fraudulent, illegal, or incompetent use of government funds. This could also include criminal charges, loss of pension and the like.
There are a fair number of suggestions here now that include concerns about accountability (you can find them through a search) I think it would be a good idea for the government of Ontario to define through legislation exactly what "Accountability" means and entails for all institutions, agencies and bodies that are (or should be) accountable to the public in Ontario. Accountability should be required, and consequences ...more »
We must be very cautious how much authority and power we allow the state, corporations and other powerful organizations & agencies to exercise over our daily lives. All of the above can provide great good and stability to our society and to us as individuals, but all are also very dangerous evils. There is an absolute need for more and more transparency and accountability as the state, corporations and other powerful ...more »
Currently physician incomes are not reported publically by physician, however, they make up a substantial cost of the health care system. We pay close attention to administrators, etc. through the 'Sunshine List'; however, there is much less scrutiny for physicians. We should be transparent about all public sector incomes, including physicians. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/health/how-much-are-canadian-doctors-paid/article7750697/ ...more »
Re: CCAC Accountability Re LTC placement: 1. Some kind of independent external body needs to constantly monitor CCACs to ensure they adhere to the legislation regarding clients' legal rights and LTC placement. 2. Each CCAC needs an internal officer responsible for ensuring the agency follows the law and respects the clients' rights regarding LTC placement 3. CCACs need to be subject to significant penalties when ...more »
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The Toronto Police Service announced today that they are in possession of a video tape which clearly shows Toronto Mayor Ford smoking crack cocaine. The Toronto Police Service also released video evidence of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford meeting on several occasions with a convicted violent criminal and drug dealer. Mayor Ford is quite clearly unfit to continue in his job. It has also been revealed on several occasions that ...more »