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In this provincial general election, Albertans are caught with one foot in the political past while the other foot is searching for the firm ground of the political future. 848 more words
When the news first broke on Friday morning that Wildrose leader Danielle Smith, the election front-runner, was holding a press conference to address allegations that Wildrose candidates had made racist and homophobic remarks, there was speculation on Twitter that she might be able to eject one of her candidates from the campaign. 1,235 more words
The Alberta race, within view of the ribbon, is yielding the gaffes which invariably issue from the combined stresses of mental fatigue, excitement and desperation. In the gaffe genre, there are many sub-species of misspeaking. 651 more words
Please Note this article contains something known as sarcasm in the title:
Stephen Mandel on Wildrose candidate Allan Hunsperger: "I don't think there's any place in our province for homophobism."
On city issues, Mandel also questions Wildrose chopping of Greentrip funding for LRT/C-train, delay of Royal Alberta Museum project
At Edmonton city hall, Edmonton Mayor Stephen Mandel weighed in on the provincial election today, doing so in careful fashion when it came to city issues, but speaking strongly against… 1,240 more words