NDP Win In Alberta May Affect Future Of Oilsands

NDP Win In Alberta May Affect Future Of Oilsands

The New York Times  05.27.2015
With an economy dominated by the oil industry and a conservative, free-market political tradition, Alberta has long been cast as the Texas...
Councillor Wants Voting Age Lowered To 16

Councillor Wants Voting Age Lowered To 16

CP  05.26.2015
He says allowing people to vote before they are 18 helps foster voter participation.
Rachel Notley's Small Cabinet Has High Expectations To Live Up To: Experts

Rachel Notley's Small Cabinet Has High Expectations To Live Up To: Experts

CP  05.25.2015
The cabinet includes the four NDP incumbents from the last legislature session plus eight newcomers.
No One In The Oilpatch Knows Alberta's New Energy Minister

No One In The Oilpatch Knows Alberta's New Energy Minister

CP  05.25.2015
CALGARY - News that Marg McCuaig-Boyd would be Alberta's new energy minister was greeted by the oilpatch with a collective, "Who?"The newly...
Nenshi: Notley's Cabinet Will Be Good For Calgary

Nenshi: Notley's Cabinet Will Be Good For Calgary

The Calgary Herald  05.25.2015
Mayor Naheed Nenshi said he’s happy with who’s in charge of the Notley government’s key urban files, and that Calgary’s three cabinet...
A Who's Who Look At Notley's First Cabinet

A Who's Who Look At Notley's First Cabinet

CP  05.25.2015
EDMONTON - A look at Alberta's NDP cabinet sworn in Sunday:
A Look At Embattled NDP Rookie's Rough Political Start

A Look At Embattled NDP Rookie's Rough Political Start

CP  05.24.2015
EDMONTON - Rookie Deborah Drever has had a rocky ride in politics since she was first elected as a New Democrat in Alberta earlier this...
This Former Sask. Premier Says Do Not Fear Royalty Review

This Former Sask. Premier Says Do Not Fear Royalty Review

CP  05.22.2015
"I would hardly describe the New Democratic Party in Alberta as radical left by any means"
Rookie Alberta MLA Suspended For Controversial Instagram Pic

Rookie Alberta MLA Suspended For Controversial Instagram Pic

CP  05.22.2015
EDMONTON - Incoming Alberta premier Rachel Notley has suspended a rookie member of her caucus over a controversial photo. Notley says...
Alberta's New House Leader Is A Familiar Face

Alberta's New House Leader Is A Familiar Face

CP  05.21.2015
EDMONTON - Incoming Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has appointed longtime NDP MLA Brian Mason as the new government house leader.Notley...
Rookie MLA Given Homework Over 'Offensive' Photos

Rookie MLA Given Homework Over 'Offensive' Photos

Michelle Butterfield  05.21.2015
Alberta's Premier-designate Rachel Notley won't ask rookie MLA-elect Deborah Drever to step down over some "highly inappropriate" social...
Harper Announces New Lieutenant Governor Of Alberta

Harper Announces New Lieutenant Governor Of Alberta

CP  05.20.2015
In 2012 she was appointed to the Order of Canada.

Alberta Won't See A Full Budget Until Fall

CP  05.20.2015
EDMONTON - Alberta's NDP era is to officially begin Sunday when incoming premier Rachel Notley and her cabinet are sworn in on the grounds...