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Here and Now Toronto | Apr 15, 2013 | 6:32

The Cost of Cancellation

The final costs for the cancellation of a controversial Mississauga gas plant project has just been released by Ontario's Auditor-General... and it's a lot more that the government first stated. Jim McCarter talked about the price tag.

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