CFRB's John Tory Running For Mayor Of Toronto
February 24, 2014 at 4:06 AM (PT)
BELL MEDIA News-Talk CFRB-A (NEWSTALK 1010)/TORONTO afternoon host JOHN TORY has announced his run for Mayor of TORONTO, challenging the controversial incumbent ROB FORD. TORY, who will come off the air to make his run but will appear on MONDAY's show to thank his listeners, is filing his official paperwork for the candidacy this morning at CITY HALL.
TORY, former leader of the PROGRESSIVE CONSERVATIVE PARTY and a former member of Parliament, previously ran for Mayor in 2003, losing to DAVID MILLER; he has also served as President/CEO of ROGERS MEDIA and Commissioner of the CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE, and as a newsman for CFTR-A and CHFI.