Redford's Inner Circle Taking Home Huge Severance

Redford's Inner Circle Taking Home Huge Severance

The Canadian Press  03.28.2014
EDMONTON - The nine members of former premier Alison Redford's inner circle are taking home a total of more than $1.3 million in severance.The...
Redford Ordered 'Premier's Suite' Penthouse

Redford Ordered 'Premier's Suite' Penthouse

03.28.2014
Former Alberta premier Alison Redford personally ordered a luxury penthouse 'premier’s suite' to be built in the provincially owned Federal...
She Wanted Taxpayers To Pay For <em>What?</em>

She Wanted Taxpayers To Pay For What?

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  03.28.2014
EDMONTON - Documents released Friday show former Alberta premier Alison Redford had been planning a swank taxpayer-funded penthouse retreat...
Cost Of Redford Flights Was Never Questioned

Cost Of Redford Flights Was Never Questioned

03.28.2014
Frantic email exchanges between the premier’s office staff and other government officials in the chaotic days before and during Alison...
Alberta's Tar Sands are a Burden, Not a Blessing

Alberta's Tar Sands are a Burden, Not a Blessing

03.26.2014
Stephane Dion, the former Liberal leader, once said that "there is no environmental minister on Earth who can stop the oil from coming...
A Budget 'Even Experts Can't Follow'

A Budget 'Even Experts Can't Follow'

03.25.2014
The Tory government has made Alberta’s budget more confusing and opaque — even for accountants — with changes introduced last year,...
Anders Making Impersonating Phone Calls: Liepert

Anders Making Impersonating Phone Calls: Liepert

03.25.2014
Ron Liepert, a former Alberta PC MLA seeking a federal Conservative nomination in Calgary, says competitor MP Rob Anders is making impersonating...
$1 Million Needed To Run A Good Leadership Campaign

$1 Million Needed To Run A Good Leadership Campaign

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  03.25.2014
CALGARY - A potential contender in Alberta's Progressive Conservative leadership race says a $50,000 non-refundable deposit will ensure...
September Will See New Leader, Premier

September Will See New Leader, Premier

The Canadian Press  03.25.2014
RED DEER, Alta. - Alberta's Progressive Conservative party will pick its new leader, and the province's next premier, in September.The...
Will He Or Won't He?

Will He Or Won't He?

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  03.24.2014
CALGARY - Alberta's municipal affairs minister says he's interested in running for the leadership of the Progressive Conservative party,...
Redford Out, Hancock Sworn In

Redford Out, Hancock Sworn In

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  03.23.2014
EDMONTON - It's official — Dave Hancock is now the 15th premier of Alberta.Hancock took the oath of office in front of fellow caucus...
Systemic Misogyny and the Downfall Of Alison Redford

Systemic Misogyny and the Downfall Of Alison Redford

03.22.2014
While there are a myriad of reasons the Premier Redford has faced such heavy criticism, we have to recognize that systemic misogyny --...
Did Sexism Play A Role In Redford's Demise?

Did Sexism Play A Role In Redford's Demise?

Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press  03.22.2014
The departure of Alberta's first female premier this week, in the face of mounting public and party pressure, has reignited a familiar...
10 Ways Redford Changed Alberta

10 Ways Redford Changed Alberta

03.21.2014
She added schools across the province, introduced the phrase