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Liberal leader says he is co-operating with Elections Alberta over donations issue

Liberal Leader Raj Sherman says he is co-operating with Elections Alberta in response to allegations he breached political contribution limits.

Sherman said Thursday he received a letter from the chief electoral officer asking for information about donations he has made to his own party in recent years. 206 more words

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Poll shows Prentice's Tories hold narrow lead over Wildrose

The Tories under Premier Jim Prentice have surged ahead to take a narrow lead in Alberta after a dramatic nosedive in support for Danielle Smith’s Wildrose Party, according to a new poll. 732 more words

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Surgery waits lengthen despite hike in hospital spending

Albertans are waiting significantly longer this year than last for much-needed hospital care, even as the province’s health authority is spending 7.5 per cent more running its acute care facilities. 564 more words


Who Has The Worst Job in Alberta Politics?

Why does the public go bananas when Danielle Smith, the leader of the Official Opposition, criticizes the PC government? They say she’s too negative, too shrill, too something. 873 more words

Politics And Government

Braid: A testy, testing first week in legislature

In the new legislature sitting this week, the opposition MLAs circled Premier Jim Prentice like piranhas, trying to figure out if it’s safe to swarm him. 603 more words

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Winners and losers on byelection night

Now that the mini-referendum for Jim Prentice is over, let’s study the entrails (disgusting image, I know) to discern the winners and losers of the night. 759 more words