Ontario Premier shuffles cabinet after housing minister resigns

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford has shuffled his cabinet in the wake of the resignation of his housing minister.

Steve Clark resigned earlier Monday after a scathing report from the province's integrity commissioner.

Taking his spot is Paul Calandra, who was the long-term care minister.

Caroline Mulroney moves on to become president of the Treasury Board while Prabmeet Sarkaria takes over her role as transportation minister.

Stan Cho takes over as long-term care minister.

Ford says this is the right team to build homes, highways and public transit.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 4, 2023.

The Canadian Press