Hockey season may be over, but Rachel Notley completed a hat trick in the span of a week.
The premier named three respected individuals to serve as stewards of initiatives identified as priorities for her government. 845 more words
As if we didn’t already have enough problems, Canada seems to be suffering a severe case of financial schizophrenia. Every few weeks, like clockwork, someone at the Bank of Canada or Finance Department is trundled out to warn us all we’re borrowing ourselves into the poorhouse. 739 more words
David Dodge, the former governor of the Bank of Canada, has probably never thought of himself as a gun for hire.
But that’s what he is — at least for the purposes of Alberta’s new NDP government. 685 more words
EDMONTON — Alberta’s NDP government has recruited top gun financial adviser David Dodge to help it draft a multi-year plan to build roads, schools and hospitals. 688 more words
WATCH ABOVE: The NDP government has been tasked to build a capital plan with less money in the bank. As provincial affairs reporter Tom Vernon explains, the premier has enlisted some high profile help. 122 more words