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
What Conservatives Must Learn From Alison Redford's Resignation

What Conservatives Must Learn From Alison Redford's Resignation

03.21.2014
I would remind those people that for all the supposed "dignity" of Ms. Redford's departure, she remains a premier who her broke promises...
Smith Peers Into Her Election Crystal Ball

Smith Peers Into Her Election Crystal Ball

The Canadian Press  03.21.2014
CALGARY - The leader of Alberta's Opposition Wildrose party says the election timetable for the governing Progressive Conservatives has...
Redford Wasn't The First To Fall

Redford Wasn't The First To Fall

The Canadian Press  03.20.2014
EDMONTON - It's no secret that Alberta's Conservative party moves quickly to dump a leader whenever there's a chance of an electoral defeat....
Struggling Alberta Tories Turn To Federal Recruitment

Struggling Alberta Tories Turn To Federal Recruitment

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  03.20.2014
OTTAWA - Several federal Conservatives are being approached about running for the leadership of the Alberta Progressive Conservatives,...
Choice For New Oilsands Monitoring Head Just A Tad Ironic

Choice For New Oilsands Monitoring Head Just A Tad Ironic

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  03.20.2014
EDMONTON - A former Alberta Tory environment minister has been named to lead an agency intended to help monitor the impacts of rapid oilsands...

Interim Premier Hancock

The Canadian Press  03.20.2014
EDMONTON – Alberta's Progressive Conservative caucus has chosen Dave Hancock as interim leader and premier. Hancock, the longest-serving...
Nenshi For Premier?

Nenshi For Premier?

03.20.2014
While Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi didn't come right out and say he would run for Alberta premier – he didn't exactly rule it out, either....
Tory Leadership Up For Grabs

Tory Leadership Up For Grabs

Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press  03.20.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford isn't even out the door, but there's already speculation about who will run for leader of the...