No Apologies For India Trip

No Apologies For India Trip

The Canadian Press  01. 7.2014
CALGARY - Alberta Premier Alison Redford is offering no apologies for her trade mission to India which begins this week.The trip to Petrotech,...
12 Leaders Tasked With Raising Alberta's Economic Profile

12 Leaders Tasked With Raising Alberta's Economic Profile

The Canadian Press  01. 7.2014
EDMONTON - Twelve business leaders have been appointed to the Alberta Economic Development Authority Board.Premier Alison Redford says...
Group Aims To Oust Anders, Says 'It's Time To Do Better'

Group Aims To Oust Anders, Says 'It's Time To Do Better'

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  01. 6.2014
CALGARY - A Calgary Conservative group says it will attempt to oust outspoken MP Rob Anders before the next federal election in 2015.The...
Accused Of 'Binge Spending' On 'Partisan Use Of Tax Dollars'

Accused Of 'Binge Spending' On 'Partisan Use Of Tax Dollars'

The Canadian Press  01. 2.2014
EDMONTON - The Opposition says Alberta's governing Progressive Conservative party should be forced to repay more than $1 million in taxpayer...
Reflecting On 2013

Reflecting On 2013

01. 2.2014
Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith says her caucus made a difference in 2013 by holding the governing Progressive Conservatives to account. "We...
'Things Are Coming To A Head'

'Things Are Coming To A Head'

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  01. 2.2014
EDMONTON - Simmering disputes over the oilsands between Alberta aboriginals and the provincial and federal governments will break into...
Leaving Team Angry Behind

Leaving Team Angry Behind

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  12.30.2013
EDMONTON - From Team Angry to Team Advocate, Alberta's opposition Wildrose party enters 2014 with scars from some painful soul searching...
New Tax Powers For Calgary And Edmonton?

New Tax Powers For Calgary And Edmonton?

12.28.2013
Albertans take a tribal pride in living in a low, flat-tax jurisdiction. Local wisdom has long had it that the premier who raises taxes...
Hypocritical?

Hypocritical?

12.27.2013
Opposition parties say Premier Alison Redford is a hypocrite for selectively dismissing the findings of Alberta ethics commissioner Neil...
Province's Speeding Law Hits The Pedal

Province's Speeding Law Hits The Pedal

John Cotter, The Canadian Press  12.27.2013
EDMONTON - The police chief in Alberta's capital is renewing a push for the provincial government to give officers the legal power to seize...
Look Who's Taking Calls Christmas Day

Look Who's Taking Calls Christmas Day

12.25.2013
Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta Gene Zwozdesky takes time to comfort constituents feeling glum over the holidays. The long-time...
6 Lessons We Learned In 2013

6 Lessons We Learned In 2013

Seema Dhawan  12.24.2013
2013 has been a year full of important lessons for Alberta. From the resilience show during the floods, to a reminder to never stop having...
Look Who's At The Top Of The 'Naughty' List

Look Who's At The Top Of The 'Naughty' List

The Canadian Press  12.23.2013
EDMONTON - The Canadian Taxpayers Federation has put Alberta Premier Alison Redford at the top of its provincial government “naughty”...
Trying To Fix Things.. Promise

Trying To Fix Things.. Promise

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  12.23.2013
EDMONTON - After a bruising 2013, Alberta Premier Alison Redford reaches the midpoint of her mandate in 2014 facing an emerging political...