Alberta Provincial Election


And They're Off!

EDMONTON - Alberta's opposition parties may not like the early call, but they'll have no choice but to hit the ground running today as the campaign begins for an election on May 5.Albertans were not s...

How the Wildrose Part Tamed My Heart

I can educate myself, and get the information I need to make an intelligent, informed decision, and in the end the right choice is the one that best aligns with your values, and who you are. Going against what you truly believe is a slight to the principles of democracy.

WTF Pollsters?

In retrospect, perhaps it is not surprising that the Progressive Conservatives managed to win their 12th consecutive election victory over a span of 41 years. Old habits die hard. But despite the prov...

5 Reasons Wildrose May Win In Alberta

When Alberta voters go to the polls on Monday, they could bring an end to a 41-year Progressive Conservative dynasty and turn to a largely untested group of politicians who say they want to return the...

Climate Change? What Climate Change?

EDMONTON - The woman leading a front-running party in Alberta's provincial election has cast doubt on the widely accepted scientific theory that human activity is a leading cause of global warming.Wil...

Alberta Tories Play The Race Card

EDMONTON - Alberta's Progressive Conservatives, looking for an edge in a pitched election battle against the Wildrose party, seem to have declared war on old, white guys.Tory strategists, in comments...

Robocalls Strike Alberta Election

EDMONTON - Elections Alberta says it has received so many complaints about robocalls that it is investigating whether political parties may be behind them and if they're following the rules.Director D...

Alberta's Premier Sets Election Date

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford dropped the writ Monday on an election campaign between two right-centre heavyweights who both promise to build bridges with Ottawa and not tinker with the ca...