Alison Redford

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Tory Leadership Up For Grabs

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford isn't even out the door, but there's already speculation about who will run for leader of the province's governing Tories.Keith Brownsey, a political science...
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Redford Wasn't The First To Fall

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. In fact, four of five PC premiers have resigned in the face...
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PICKING UP THE PIECES

EDMONTON - Dave Hancock, who once dreamed of being the leader of Alberta, got the job Thursday in a way he never imagined.Hancock, Premier Alison Redford's second in command, was chosen by the governi...
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Interim Premier Hancock

EDMONTON – Alberta's Progressive Conservative caucus has chosen Dave Hancock as interim leader and premier. Hancock, the longest-serving minister in cabinet, has been deputy premier to Alison Redford,...
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What Went Wrong For Redford: A Timeline

EDMONTON - Here's a look at some of the troubles that led to Alberta Premier Alison Redford's resignation:Dec. 10: Redford and an aide attend the memorial for former South African president Nelson Man...
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Alison Redford Resigns

EDMONTON - Just 29 months after Alberta Premier Alison Redford stood at the base of the grand stairs in the legislature rotunda to take the oath of office, she stood at the same spot Wednesday and qui...
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Tory Support Plummets

A new poll shows things aren't getting any better for Premier Alison Redford. The poll, conducted by ThinkHQ for CTV, shows the PC's under Redford have dropped to 19% support among decided voters. The...
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More MLAs Openly Ponder Leaving Caucus

Two Tory MLAs from Edmonton are openly contemplating leaving the Progressive Conservative caucus out of dissatisfaction with Premier Alison Redford as the turmoil around her leadership continued. Edmo...
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The Beginning Of The End?

A group of at least 10 Alberta Progressive Conservative MLAs gathered Sunday night, ahead of a caucus meeting, to express their dissatisfaction with Premier Alison Redford’s leadership and consider si...
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Redford Faces Hard-Hitting Questions

CALGARY - Alberta Premier Alison Redford faced some tough questions at a party board meeting on Saturday, capping off what she admits has been a tough week.But she and Progressive Conservative party p...
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Call Comes For Redford To Resign

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford is facing more criticism from within her party ahead of a weekend meeting of Tory executives.The president of a Progressive Conservative riding association in...
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Ides Of March An Alberta Reality?

With a defection from Alberta's Progressive Conservative caucus yesterday, there are concerns being raised over Premier Alison Redford's leadership. There have been rumours that other MLAs were also...
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MLA Refuses To Work With Redford, Quits

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford was a leader under siege Thursday, facing caucus turmoil, a dysfunctional office and an accusation that she is an abusive bully, prone to tantrums and fits of...
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20 MLAs Threatned Revolt: Sources

Premier Alison Redford cancelled New West Partnership meetings Thursday morning to deal with her fractured Tory caucus after at least one MLA disavowed the party to sit as an independent. Sources say...