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NDP election law changes likely to impact next campaign

Alberta political veterans say the NDP’s proposed changes to election financing rules will shift the landscape dramatically in future election campaigns, though they differ on how the impact will be felt. 720 more words


"No Free Lunch"

“There’s no such thing as a free lunch.”

The phrase dates back to the nineteenth century, when bar owners would offer free lunches to patrons to boost drink sales. 570 more words


Brian Jean unveils Wildrose campaign RV in Calgary

Would-be Progressive Conservative leader Jason Kenney unveiled his humble pickup truck earlier in August, and now Wildrose leader Brian Jean has responded with his own campaign wheels. 133 more words


Wildrose calling on Alberta NDP party to clarify controversial vote subsidy plan

CALGARY – The Opposition Wildrose Party is pushing the NDP to clarify how much it would cost to provide taxpayer-funded rebates to political candidates and parties. 364 more words


Alberta NDP wants review of Jason Kenney's 'Unite Alberta' fundraising

The NDP wants Alberta’s chief electoral officer to investigate Progressive Conservative leadership hopeful Jason Kenney‘s political fundraising activities.

The NDP says the review should also include Unite Alberta, Kenney’s provincial political organization. 153 more words


Bill 6 Business

Yet again, I opened the electronic edition of the Calgary Herald on my iPad and was beholden to a large headline, stating “WCB Claims Double-Controversial safety legislation working as intended.” (You can read the article  356 more words

Jason Kenney launches 'Unite Alberta Truck Tour'

EDMONTON – Former Conservative cabinet minister Jason Kenney is hitting the road in Alberta to drum up support for uniting Alberta’s divided right-of-centre parties.

Kenney, following his announcement in early July that he plans to leave federal politics and seek the provincial Progressive Conservative leadership, launched a “Unite Alberta Truck Tour” in Edmonton on Sunday morning. 385 more words