Taxpayers On The Hook <em>Again</em> For Expensive Hotel Stays

Taxpayers On The Hook Again For Expensive Hotel Stays

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  02.19.2014
EDMONTON - Premier Alison Redford's executive assistant is billing Alberta taxpayers more than $200 a night to stay at one of Edmonton's...
Farewell To The One And Only 'Alderbroad'

Farewell To The One And Only 'Alderbroad'

02.18.2014
She came up with the designation herself: The Alderbroad. Politically incorrect? You betcha. But it was a badge of defiant honour to Sue...
The Problem With Alberta's Public Sector Pensions

The Problem With Alberta's Public Sector Pensions

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  02.13.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's auditor general says there is confusion at the highest levels of the public sector pensions, with the risk it could...
Defends Wild Horse Cull

Defends Wild Horse Cull

The Canadian Press  02.12.2014
LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - Alberta's premier is defending the government's decision to cull its wild horse population.Alison Redford said Wednesday...
He Wants Details On Federal Flood Aid

He Wants Details On Federal Flood Aid

The Canadian Press  02.11.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Finance Minister Doug Horner is happy to see a $2.8 billion commitment to flood relief in the federal budget, but says...
What The Government Doesn't Want You To Know About Wait Times

What The Government Doesn't Want You To Know About Wait Times

02.10.2014
Despite injecting millions of dollars into Alberta's health care system, wait times continue to rise, according to a performance report...
Sorry She Spent The Money, But..

Sorry She Spent The Money, But..

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  02.10.2014
CALGARY - Alberta's premier apologized Monday for the $45,000 it cost to go to Nelson Mandela's funeral in South Africa, but said she is...
Opposing Urban Oil Wells

Opposing Urban Oil Wells

The Canadian Press  02. 6.2014
LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - The Alberta New Democrats are calling on the provincial government to ban all drilling in urban areas.NDP Leader Brian...
Outrage Over Wild Horse Cull

Outrage Over Wild Horse Cull

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  02. 6.2014
CALGARY - Alberta's decision to cull its wild horse population is at odds with the province's western heritage, say critics who want the...
Was The Private Jet <em>Really</em> Necessary?

Was The Private Jet Really Necessary?

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  02. 6.2014
EDMONTON - Confusion and finger-pointing over Premier Alison Redford's $45,000 trip to Nelson Mandela's funeral continued Thursday as her...
Tory Sunshine List Vs. Wildrose Skimpy List

Tory Sunshine List Vs. Wildrose Skimpy List

The Canadian Press  02. 6.2014
EDMONTON - The name of just one person is contained in a so-called sunshine list of people employed by Alberta's Wildrose party who make...
Just How She Managed To Spend So Much On Funeral Trip

Just How She Managed To Spend So Much On Funeral Trip

The Canadian Press  02. 5.2014
EDMONTON - A cost breakdown of Alberta Premier Alison Redford's trip to Nelson Mandela's funeral in December:— $14,992. Redford takes...
Taking The Heat Off Prostitutes

Taking The Heat Off Prostitutes

The Canadian Press  02. 5.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's prosecutors are being told it's not in the public interest to take prostitutes to court, but the Crown should continue...

Cost To Attend Mandela's Funeral Disappointing: Redford

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  02. 5.2014
OKOTOKS, Alta. - Alberta's premier says it's unacceptable that it cost taxpayers $45,000 for her to attend Nelson Mandela's funeral and...