Alberta’s opposition party is pledging to be cap increases to post-secondary tuition and fees, be more forgiving of students loans and increase the number of skilled trades workers in the province. 183 more words
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Jim Prentice is correct about one thing: large, well-financed, professionally staffed (read elitist) leadership campaigns have been buying membership for potential voters for decades. But most of us thought it had reached its peak, or low point, thirty years ago when Brian Mulroney challenged Joe Clark for the federal Progressive Conservative leadership in 1983. 556 more words
WATCH: Doug Horner says he has done nothing wrong, and will not step aside. But as Tom Vernon reports, that’s not stopping the opposition for calling for his job. 175 more words
Poor Premier Hancock. Remember him. He tried to pull off the “bread and circuses” gambit—and kicked over a hornet’s nest.
The phrase “bread and circuses” was coined the Romans. 746 more words