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New poll shows Alberta PCs leading Wildrose by almost 13 points, NDP in third

A surprising new poll shows the Progressive Conservatives with a significant lead among Alberta voters, while the governing NDP has plunged to third place.

The survey from the… 680 more words


NDP wins party fundraising battle but Kenney's campaign says it has financial edge

The NDP beat out the Wildrose in the most recent political fundraising battle in Alberta, but the Progressive Conservative leadership campaign of Jason Kenney says it bested all the provincial parties in raking in cash. 503 more words


Sandra Jansen is right, there are Progressive Conservatives in Alberta

Sandra Jansen just confirmed she’s running for the leadership of Alberta’s Progressive Conservative party.  This is good news because her campaign will test Jason Kenney’s assertion that there’s no such thing as a… 765 more words

Politics And Government

Province can't afford to cover hospital parking cost, say NDP

The NDP government says it can’t afford to put additional health-care dollars toward defraying the cost of parking at hospitals.

The high price of parking at health-care facilities has been an ongoing issue in Alberta and across the country, with a national petition campaign recently launched against what some advocates call a tax on the sick. 289 more words


Alberta's Progressive Conservative party launches leadership race

The race to determine the next leader of Alberta’s Progressive Conservative party officially kicks off Saturday night.

The party will launch the campaign at an event in Lethbridge, with the leader picked at a delegated convention in Calgary on March 18. 243 more words


Fall of a Giant

To be perfectly honest with you, I think they were pushed.

Most all of you involved in the agricultural industry in Western Canada have seen, by now, the news coming from Western Feedlots in High River, Alberta. 1,292 more words

Brian Mason says Alberta democracy committee could be scrapped

Alberta’s government house leader is accusing opposition members of deliberately derailing the work of a flagship committee on democratic reform.

Brian Mason also left open the possibility the all-party legislature committee could be left on the scrap heap when its mandate expires next week. 603 more words