It's Official: Alberta Bans Corporate, Union Political Donations

It's Official: Alberta Bans Corporate, Union Political Donations

CP  06.23.2015
EDMONTON - The flagship first bill of Alberta's new NDP government that bans corporate and union donations to political parties has passed...
Alberta Downplays Climate Change Announcement.. But Why?

Alberta Downplays Climate Change Announcement.. But Why?

CP  06.23.2015
WINNIPEG - Alberta's new environment minister says the province is still consulting on its climate change strategy, just days before a...
Alberta Reverses Health Care And Education Cuts

Alberta Reverses Health Care And Education Cuts

CP  06.18.2015
It will spend an extra $682 million in the next five months.
New Bill Seeks To Let Canadians Fire Their MP

New Bill Seeks To Let Canadians Fire Their MP

Althia Raj  06.17.2015
Independent MP Brent Rathgeber wants Canadians to be able to recall their MP if they're unsatisfied with the job he or she is doing.
Oil Giant President Has Faith In Alberta's NDP

Oil Giant President Has Faith In Alberta's NDP

CP  06.17.2015
CALGARY - The president of one of Canada's biggest oil and gas producers says he doesn't believe Alberta's NDP government is out to hurt...
Notley Promises No Sales Tax

Notley Promises No Sales Tax

CP  06.16.2015
She also reiterated that her government won't bring in a full budget until the fall.
Alberta To Review Bail System After Mountie Murdered By Repeat Offender

Alberta To Review Bail System After Mountie Murdered By Repeat Offender

CP  06.16.2015
Ganley ordered the review following a report into the death of RCMP Const. David Wynn, who was shot at a casino in St. Albert just north...
Ban On Corportate And Union Donations Just The Start: NDP

Ban On Corportate And Union Donations Just The Start: NDP

CP  06.16.2015
A new committee will look at other issues related to campaign financing, including donation limits and whether to extend a similar ban...

Alberta Business Owners Not So Enthused By Throne Speech Plans

CBC  06.16.2015
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley said her throne speech would focus on people coming together, on shared responsibility and opportunity,...
Little Said About Oilsands Issues In NDP Throne Speech

Little Said About Oilsands Issues In NDP Throne Speech

CP  06.15.2015
Alberta's $15-a-tonne carbon levy is up for renewal at the end of the month, but the speech made no mention of where that's going.
Alberta's Wealthy Will Finally Be Taxed Higher

Alberta's Wealthy Will Finally Be Taxed Higher

CP  06.15.2015
"We will tilt the playing field back in Albertans' favour, so that their interests come first."
Danielle Smith To Guest Host Calgary Radio Show

Danielle Smith To Guest Host Calgary Radio Show

CP  06.10.2015
She says it's a chance to expand an already varied career as a researcher, editorial writer, columnist, TV talk show host, lobbyist and...
Wall Uses Alberta To Leverage Sask. In Big Oil Pitch

Wall Uses Alberta To Leverage Sask. In Big Oil Pitch

CP  06. 4.2015
WEYBURN, Sask. - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is using the NDP's pending royalty review in Alberta to pitch his province to the oil industry.In...
Notley Under Fire For Job Appointment

Notley Under Fire For Job Appointment

CP  06. 2.2015
"The premier should rescind this appointment."