Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty today announced that the Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, has prorogued the legislature and will deliver the government's Speech from the Throne on March 8, 2010.

The Throne Speech will outline the government's plan to help families and businesses emerge from the global recession. A significant part of that plan will focus on improving the skills of Ontario workers to make them more competitive in the global economy.

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