John Tory Wife: Who is Barbara Hackett?

John Howard Tory OOnt KC born May 28, 1954 is a Canadian politician who has served as the 65th and current mayor of Toronto since 2014.

After a career as a lawyer, political strategist and businessman, Tory ran as a mayoral candidate in the 2003 Toronto municipal election and lost to David Miller.

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Tory subsequently served as the leader of the Ontario Progressive Conservative PC Party from 2004 to 2009, and was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario representing Dufferin—Peel—Wellington—Grey and serving as the leader of the Opposition in Ontario from 2005 to 2007.

After his resignation as PC leader in 2009, Tory became a radio talk show host on CFRB. Despite widespread speculation that he would run for mayor again in 2010, he announced in January that he would not be a candidate.

He was the volunteer chair of the non-profit group CivicAction from 2010 to 2014.

John Tory Wife: Who is Barbara Hackett?

Tory has been married to Barbara Hackett, a home builder and renovator, since 1978. They met in 1976 at York University, where they both studied law and Hackett also studied business.

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Hackett was diagnosed with Guillain–Barré syndrome in 1991. They have four children. Tory is a member of the United Church of Canada.

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