Brian Jean Didn't Get The Memo That Conservatives Support Carbon Taxes

Brian Jean Didn't Get The Memo That Conservatives Support Carbon Taxes

Duncan Kinney  06. 1.2016
Conservative leaders across the country are just now poking their heads out of their foxholes and acknowledging that yes, carbon taxes...
Suspended Wildrose MLA Welcomed Back Into Caucus

Suspended Wildrose MLA Welcomed Back Into Caucus

CP  05.31.2016
The MLA will be hiring a social media manager.
Upside Down: When International Aid Flows From Africa To The West

Upside Down: When International Aid Flows From Africa To The West

Rachel Décoste  05.31.2016
Outside of the bilateral relationship with its U.S. ally, foreign aid is not something Canadians are accustomed to. That's why eyebrows...
Alberta NDP Accuse Wildrose Of Trying To Scuttle Energy East

Alberta NDP Accuse Wildrose Of Trying To Scuttle Energy East

CP  05.31.2016
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean says he "absolutely" supports the pipeline.
Suspended Wildrose MLA Could Rejoin Caucus In Days: Jean

Suspended Wildrose MLA Could Rejoin Caucus In Days: Jean

CP  05.30.2016
The finance critic was suspended late Friday night.
500 Albertan Schools Just Committed To Wind Energy

500 Albertan Schools Just Committed To Wind Energy

Duncan Kinney  05.30.2016
As Alberta rolls out its climate plan this kind of deal starts to make more and more sense. Hedging yourself and your organization against...
Nenshi Apologizes To Wynne Over 'Childish' Ridiculing By Wildrose

Nenshi Apologizes To Wynne Over 'Childish' Ridiculing By Wildrose

CP  05.27.2016
Wynne was in Calgary to meet with Nenshi and Calgary business leaders.
Is Brian Jean A Climate Change Hypocrite?

Is Brian Jean A Climate Change Hypocrite?

Duncan Kinney  05.27.2016
As a backbencher in Ottawa, no one paid much attention to Brian Jean. But now that's he's the leader of the Official Opposition here in...
Alberta's Grid Sets Record Highs For Wind And Record Lows For Coal

Alberta's Grid Sets Record Highs For Wind And Record Lows For Coal

Duncan Kinney  05.25.2016
The Alberta government's plan to phase out coal and ramp up renewables is unequivocally a good thing. Costs for renewables have dropped...
Affordable Payday Loan Alternatives Help End Cycle Of Poverty

Affordable Payday Loan Alternatives Help End Cycle Of Poverty

Duncan Kinney  05.24.2016
We're looking at roughly 220,000 payday lending customers here in Alberta. Thankfully the NDP government here in Alberta has announced...
Notley Gets Top Marks For Handling Of Wildfire Crisis

Notley Gets Top Marks For Handling Of Wildfire Crisis

CP  05.23.2016
But the disaster remains a dicey political proposition with limited upside and a lot of downside.
The Wildrose Are Still Pushing Tired Old Climate Change Denial Arguments

The Wildrose Are Still Pushing Tired Old Climate Change Denial Arguments

Duncan Kinney  05.23.2016
Last time we checked in with the Wildrose on climate change MLA Rick Strankman was asking the government to table specific research on...
Alberta's LGBTQ Students Have The Right To Own Their Narrative

Alberta's LGBTQ Students Have The Right To Own Their Narrative

Robbie Kreger-Smith  05.17.2016
Today in Alberta there is a debate about parental rights v. the rights of LGBTQ kids. It centres around the obligation of a school teacher...