The Toronto Star has published an in-depth look at corporate election influence across the city. The article has details on every ward in the city.
Some of the ‘notable’ contributors in Ward 11 donate liberally to other councillors’ campaigns and have (as in the case of Robert Deluce of Porter Airlines and Tridel’s Stephen Upton) actually exceeded the legal donation limits. Surprisingly, there are no consequences for wealthy business owners who do this.
The Star agrees that donation limits should be lowered.
Read all about it here.