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Data shows Calgary councillors flock to FCM conferences out east and in big cities

As city councillors prepare to debate a motion this week on how many of them should attend this summer’s Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) conference in Halifax, data provided by the city suggests councillors are keener to go on junkets based on their distance from Calgary. 508 more words

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"Can I still call myself conservative?"

Simplistic labels can be problematic when applied with the complexities of both human nature and politics are involved.

What sort of person calls themselves a conservative? 583 more words


Editorial: Missing in Antarctica

Public service has its advantages. In Calgary civic politics, city councillors earn $113,416 a year, along with a taxpayer-financed pension plan, expenses and all sorts of other perks. 426 more words


Your letters for Thursday, Nov. 23

It’s dental pain that is truly excruciating

Re: “For some, medical supplies can add up,” Letter, Nov. 21.

Alberta Health Services should cover more devices and procedures, but to blame the NDP for the problem is myopic. 640 more words

Calgary Flames

Craig: City council deserves a pension — just one that's not so lucrative

By Colin Craig

This past September, the Canadian Taxpayers Federation began taking a closer look into city council’s golden pension entitlements and called for reform. 624 more words


Williams v Craig appeal - reserved decision

Not surprisingly the Court of Appeal has reserved it’s decision after a two day appeal hearing in the defamation case between Jordan Williams and Colin Craig. 287 more words


Williams v Craig appeal

The appeal in the Jordan Williams v Colin Craig defamation case started today.

RNZ: Colin Craig defamation case back in court

In September last year a jury in the High Court at Auckland found Mr Craig had defamed Mr Williams and awarded Mr Williams damages of $1.27 million.

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