'Dr. No' Hopes He Has Prescription For What Ails Alberta

'Dr. No' Hopes He Has Prescription For What Ails Alberta

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  09. 5.2014
EDMONTON - The man later to become famous as "Doctor No" got into politics, he said, when a no-bomb got dropped on him.Ric McIver says...
Seeking To Get Warm, Lukaszuk Stumbled Into Politics

Seeking To Get Warm, Lukaszuk Stumbled Into Politics

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  09. 5.2014
EDMONTON - Thomas Lukaszuk was born behind the Iron Curtain and came in from the cold — literally — to join Alberta politics.It was...
Aims To Go From 'Under The Bins' To Apex Of Power

Aims To Go From 'Under The Bins' To Apex Of Power

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  09. 5.2014
EDMONTON - Jim Prentice says voting for same-sex marriage was one of the most trying moments of his political career — especially after...
Nenshi Calls Would-Be Premiers' Positions On Cities 'Insipid'

Nenshi Calls Would-Be Premiers' Positions On Cities 'Insipid'

09. 3.2014
All three men vying to be Alberta’s next premier have relatively “insipid” policy plans for the province’s big cities that pale...
Edmonton ‘Overdue For Grown-up Conversation' With Province: Iveson

Edmonton ‘Overdue For Grown-up Conversation' With Province: Iveson

09. 3.2014
Mayor Don Iveson says he wants a “grown-up conversation” and a new partnership with the province on key issues as Edmonton’s growth...
Wildrose Calls For Horner's Resignation

Wildrose Calls For Horner's Resignation

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  09. 2.2014
CALGARY - The Opposition Wildrose party is calling on Alberta Finance Minister Doug Horner to resign and to pay the cost of flying family...
Lukaszuk Called A Hypocrite Over Daughter's Flights

Lukaszuk Called A Hypocrite Over Daughter's Flights

09. 1.2014
Alberta's former deputy premier Thomas Lukaszuk, now a Conservative leadership candidate, is being accused of hypocrisy for his public...
Cabinet Minister Denies Allegations He Offered ‘Dirt' On Lukaszuk

Cabinet Minister Denies Allegations He Offered ‘Dirt' On Lukaszuk

08.29.2014
ources alleged Wednesday that Progressive Conservative MLA Manmeet Bhullar urged two opposition parties to dig up Thomas Lukaszuk’s $20,000...
Anders Irks Rivals With Robocall From Ex-Leader

Anders Irks Rivals With Robocall From Ex-Leader

08.29.2014
An automated phone message from the former leader of the Wildrose Party endorsing federal Conservative MP Rob Anders for the new riding...
McIver Challenged On Skypalace Claims

McIver Challenged On Skypalace Claims

08.28.2014
Progressive Conservative leadership candidate Ric McIver did not “kill” construction of former premier Alison Redford’s so-called...
Frantic Distress Call = $20,000 Phone Bill

Frantic Distress Call = $20,000 Phone Bill

08.28.2014
Former Alberta deputy premier Thomas Lukaszuk said the $20,000 phone bill he racked up while vacationing was due to a potentially violent...
Has Alberta Turned A Financial Corner?

Has Alberta Turned A Financial Corner?

The Canadian Press  08.27.2014
EDMONTON - The Alberta government says rising energy prices and a stronger than expected economy means the province will have to borrow...
If Elected Alberta NDP Leader, These Will Be My Priorities

If Elected Alberta NDP Leader, These Will Be My Priorities

08.25.2014
For 43 years, we have been stuck with the same, outdated, right wing status quo. Right wing policies have failed us in nearly every way...
Surprise, Surprise: Albertan Politician Racks Up $20,000 Phone Bill

Surprise, Surprise: Albertan Politician Racks Up $20,000 Phone Bill

08.25.2014
Thomas Lukaszuk has apologized for racking up more than $20,000 in international data roaming charges and sticking Alberta taxpayers with...