Alta Election

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...

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...