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N.B. election: Did shale gas and fracking sway the vote?

An issue that galvanized this election, shale gas and the method used to extract it — hydraulic fracturing or fracking, shows a province divided over its future course – as illustrated by the results of a close, … 659 more words


N.B. elections results on hold as Liberals and Tories battle for majority

WATCH: Laura Brown reports on the past month on the New Brunswick election campaign trail, where politicians have been making promises and mistakes, and talking about the key issues facing the province. 1,309 more words


Danielle Smith - is she irritable or just irritating?

I confess I am not a Danielle Smith fan.  Candidly, it has nothing to with the Wildrose – I did some phone calling for Mark Dyrholm during their leadership campaign.  245 more words


My open letter to Jim Prentice about the state of the PC Party

Dear Jim,

Can I call you Jim? I feel like you’re the kind of guy that would want me to call you Jim.

I don’t know if you remember me. 1,632 more words


CHMA speaks with Memramcook-Tantramar MLA Candidates

Boardwalk contacted the four candidates running for the provincial legislative seat to represent residents of the Memramcook-Tantramar riding. Progressive Conservative candidate Mike Olscamp, NDP candidate Helene Boudreau, and Green Party candidate Megan Mitton agreed to meet and talk about the issues and policies that figure prominently in their electoral campaigns. 114 more words

The Fall From Grace

When he swept to power in 2010, David Alward was incredibly popular, winning a majority. Well liked in the community from which he hailed, and respected province-wide; Alward has seemingly fallen from grace with New Brunswickers. 652 more words

Lukaszuk defends $20,000 data roaming charges

WATCH ABOVE: Alberta PC leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk spent the day explaining a stunningly large cell phone bill. Fletcher Kent has the story.

EDMONTON – Alberta premier candidate Thomas Lukaszuk is defending racking up $20,000 in telephone expenses during an overseas trip. 370 more words