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Rob Ford takes leave of absence

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is taking a leave of absence after two new explosive recordings surface.

 

"I have decided to take a leave from campaigning and from my duties as mayor to seek immediate help," Rob Ford said in a statment late Wednesday.

 

"I have a problem with alcohol and the choices I have made while under the influence. I have struggled with this for some time... I know that I need professional help." 

 

Would you still vote for him?

 

Plus, open lines at 12:15 with David Dodge, former Governor of the Bank of Canada, warning of a pension crisis if we don't save more.

 

 

 

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