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Timeline: A transformative year in Alberta politics

A year ago, an embattled Alison Redford stepped down as Alberta’s fourteenth premier, triggering a breathtaking year of change in Alberta politics.

Here are the key developments in a topsy-turvy year which ended with new leaders for every party and radically different power structure in provincial politics. 236 more words

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A Modest Proposal for Cooperation Among Progressives in Alberta

“I shall now therefore humbly propose my own thoughts, which I hope will not be liable to the least objection” — Jonathan Swift,  A Modest Proposal (1729) … 812 more words

Politics And Government

Former Liberal leader Raj Sherman will manage party's campaign

Raj Sherman may have stepped down as Liberal leader, but he will still play a key role for the party in the expected spring provincial election. 200 more words

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Braid: Will prospect of PC mega-majority force opposition merger?

David Swann, leader of the Alberta Liberals once again, has always had an admirable moral force about him. It comes from his strange compulsion to tell the truth. 659 more words

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Inside Politics: Hard-to-miss signs that an election is coming

You don’t need to be an expert in Alberta politics to see that things are changing almost daily in provincial leadership.

In past weeks we’ve seen floor crossings, social media apologies and the… 78 more words


Alberta Party Leader Greg Clark open to merger despite Liberal rebuff

CALGARY – The leader of the Alberta Party says he isn’t interested in a shotgun marriage with the provincial Liberals, but he’s still open to an eventual merger. 423 more words


David Swann is the new interim leader of the Alberta Liberal Party

WATCH ABOVE: The Alberta Liberal Party has a new interim leader as of Sunday and he certainly has experience.The party announced Calgary MLA Dr. David Swann is taking over –  he’s held the leader’s job once before. 498 more words