Alberta Provincial Election

New Polls Will Make Alberta's NDP Happy

The Huffington Post Alberta | Emma Prestwich | Posted 04.30.2015 | Canada Alberta

Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley could be more than just the winner of the leaders' debate, if two new polls are to be believed. According to poll...

And They're Off!

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

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 be...

Alberta Chooses Worst Possible Music For Election Announcement

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 04.07.2015 | Canada Alberta

Surely the Alberta PC government didn't mean to choose such terrible (and offensive) warm-up music for today's election announcement, did they? Obs...

Jim Prentice Talks Election Timing

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2015 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Alberta's financial situation is as bad as it has been in decades and the timing of the next provincial election will be determined by what ...

How the Wildrose Part Tamed My Heart

Kristina Groves | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada Politics
Kristina Groves

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?

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 12.12.2012 | Canada Alberta

In retrospect, perhaps it is not surprising that the Progressive Conservatives managed to win their 12th consecutive election victory over a span of 4...

Wildrose Leader Defends Candidates In Gay And Racial Gaffes

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2012 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith has offered her staunchest defence yet of two candidates whose race-based comments and anti-gay writings have...

5 Reasons Wildrose May Win In Alberta

CBC | Posted 12.14.2012 | Canada 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 gr...

Climate Change? What Climate Change?

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - The woman leading a front-running party in Alberta's provincial election has cast doubt on the widely accepted scientific theory that human...

Too Close To Call

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Politics

After trailing in the polls by a wide margin for the first two weeks of the campaign, Alberta's Progressive Conservatives appear to have closed the ga...

Wildrose Party Leader's Position On Abortion, Gay Rights

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2012 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith moved Tuesday to snuff out a controversy surrounding her beliefs on social issues by affirming she is pro-cho...

Alberta Tories Play The Race Card

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's Progressive Conservatives, looking for an edge in a pitched election battle against the Wildrose party, seem to have declared war...

Wildrose Propose Pay Cut For Politicians In Alberta

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Alberta Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith says if she becomes premier there will be free votes on all bills in the legislature, even on those ...

Robocalls Strike Alberta Election

CP | Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.29.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Elections Alberta says it has received so many complaints about robocalls that it is investigating whether political parties may be behind ...

Why Calgary Could Be Key To A Real Alberta Election Race

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - The two front-runners in Alberta's election campaign have already taken pains to make it clear that the province's oil capital is no more or...

Alberta's Premier Sets Election Date

CP | Dean Bennett and Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.26.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford dropped the writ Monday on an election campaign between two right-centre heavyweights who both promise to bu...