Alberta Poiltics: Bananas Over Bed-blockers

Alberta Poiltics: Bananas Over Bed-blockers

11. 3.2014
The reason that these acute care beds are filled is because we have not funded long term beds in Alberta. The long term policies have given...
'Frosty' Redford Relations No More

'Frosty' Redford Relations No More

The Canadian Press  11. 3.2014
VANCOUVER - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice and British Columbia's Christy Clark have promised warmer relations after Clark's "frosty" dealings...
WIldrose MLA Quits, Calls Party 'Immature' And 'Childish'

WIldrose MLA Quits, Calls Party 'Immature' And 'Childish'

The Canadian Press  11. 3.2014
RIMBEY, Alta. - Joe Anglin says he is not the source of problems within Alberta's Opposition Wildrose and is ashamed the party is blaming...
Leadership Review No Longer In The Cards

Leadership Review No Longer In The Cards

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  11. 3.2014
CALGARY - Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith has pulled the plug on a review of her leadership — just one week after she requested that party...

Wildrose MLA Quits Party, Citing Internal ‘Civil War'

11. 3.2014
An outspoken Wildrose MLA abruptly quit the party on Sunday to sit as an independent over concerns the party has drifted from its grassroots...
They Like Her. They Really, Really Like Her

They Like Her. They Really, Really Like Her

The Canadian Press  11. 2.2014
CALGARY - Alberta Wildrose legislature members have unanimously endorsed a resolution calling for the withdrawal of leader Danielle Smith's...
Merger? Don't Hold Your Breath

Merger? Don't Hold Your Breath

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11. 2.2014
EDMONTON - While the recent four provincial byelections highlighted a crippling split on Alberta's centre-left, party leaders say that...
RCMP Investigate Redford Administration

RCMP Investigate Redford Administration

10.31.2014
The RCMP’s Serious and Organized Crime Branch is investigating allegations Alberta’s auditor general levelled against former premier...
Public Needs More Info In Redford RCMP Probe: Opposition

Public Needs More Info In Redford RCMP Probe: Opposition

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  10.31.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's opposition parties say the public needs more details about an RCMP investigation into spending by former premier Alison...
Father And Son Die In Separate Crashes On 'Highway of Death'

Father And Son Die In Separate Crashes On 'Highway of Death'

10.31.2014
First she lost her son to one of Alberta's most dangerous highways. Now she is mourning the loss of her ex-husand. Annie Lelievre has...
Prentice And Chief Talk Stalled Land Claim

Prentice And Chief Talk Stalled Land Claim

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  10.30.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice has rebooted talks with a northern aboriginal band that has been seeking a land claim for almost...
Putting Her Own Leadership On The Line

Putting Her Own Leadership On The Line

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  10.28.2014
CALGARY - Alberta Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith is putting her leadership on the line in the light of four byelection losses.Smith said...
Allowing Private MRI Clinics Does Not Shorten Wait Times in Public Healthcare Systems

Allowing Private MRI Clinics Does Not Shorten Wait Times in Public Healthcare Systems

10.28.2014
Along with failing to increase affordability and access, private MRIs pose a more insidious threat to publicly-funded health care. The...
5 Things To Watch For Today In Alberta Byelections

5 Things To Watch For Today In Alberta Byelections

10.27.2014
Premier Jim Prentice and two unelected cabinet ministers are among the candidates seeking seats in the Alberta legislature today in four...