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Wildrose to choose byelection candidate Aug. 15

CALGARY – Alberta’s Wildrose Opposition is getting reading for the yet to be called Calgary-Foothills byelection.

Leader Brian Jean says party members will choose a candidate to run in the byelection on Aug. 170 more words


'Honeymoon may be over for Premier Notley;' poll shows NDP approval dropping

EDMONTON – Love for the NDP may be slipping in Alberta, according to a new poll.

The Mainstreet/Postmedia poll released on Thursday found the Wildrose party’s approval rating has jumped ahead of the NDP. 218 more words


NDPer Brent Dancey’s 'apparent criminal history' needs explanation: Wildrose

WATCH: The Wildrose Party is calling on the NDP to explain its choice for newly-appointed staffer Brent Dancey, after court records were posted online. Online reporter Erika Tucker joins us with the details. 451 more words


As Some Fight To "Take Alberta Back," Others Work To Move It Forward

In 1954, when the U.S. Senate voted to censure Wisconsin Republican Joseph R. McCarthy, a man whose motivations were deemed “evil and unmatched in malice,” it closed the book on a particularly shameful chapter of American politics; One marked by relentless character assassinations, vicious demagoguery, and incessant partisan witch hunts. 20,993 more words


Former Bank of Canada governor to review Alberta's capital needs

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


Alberta NDP introduces bill to hike taxes on corporations, wealthy

WATCH ABOVE: The NDP Finance Minister announced changes to Alberta’s corporate and personal income tax rates. Tom Vernon has the details.

EDMONTON – The Alberta government has introduced a bill to increase the corporate tax rate and boost taxes on the wealthy. 125 more words