Brad Wall Saskatchewan

Climate Change Framework Long On Aspiration, Short On Details

Geoff Stiles | Posted 02.01.2017 | Canada Politics
Geoff Stiles

The framework is both comprehensive and ambitious, but will it work in time for Canada to meet its Paris commitment of a 30 per cent reduction in greenhouse gases by 2030? To answer this question, we need to look more closely at some of the key elements of the framework.

WTF: Oil Industry Tried To Ask Feds For Carbon Tax Revenue

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2016 | Canada Business

"Any pricing mechanism implemented should contribute to a vibrant and competitive oil and gas sector."

Liberals Plan To Phase Out Coal Power By 2030

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.21.2016 | Canada Politics

The government wants 90 per cent of Canada's electricity to come from sustainable sources by then.

Brad Wall's Sask. A Wild West Of Corporate Political Donations

Duncan Kinney | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Politics
Duncan Kinney

Not only are out-of-province donations OK in Brad Wall's Saskatchewan, but so are corporate and union donations. There are no donation limits of any kind, and out-of-country corporate donations are allowed as long as that corporation has a Canadian presence. It really is the Wild West out in Saskatchewan.

Brad Wall Looks At Legal Options On Federal Carbon Tax Plan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2016 | Canada Alberta

The federal plan calls for a $10-per-tonne tax starting in 2018 and increasing to $50 per tonne by 2022.

Wall Condemns 'Hate-Filled' Comments Made After Fatal Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.14.2016 | Canada Alberta

A 22-year-old aboriginal man, Colten Boushie, was shot dead last Tuesday.

Debunking Some Leap Manifesto Talking Points

Blair King | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Blair King

While, to the energy world, "100% Clean and Renewable Wind, Water, and Sunlight (WWS) All-Sector Energy Roadmaps for 139 Countries of the World" is simply a thought experiment; it also serves as the Leap Manifesto's energy plan.

Brad Wall Eats Up Potato Chips Analogy After Revealing Deficit

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2016 | Canada Politics

"It's not like potato chips at all."

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Only Brad Wall Can Beat Trudeau, Says Tory Group | Althia Raj | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Politics

The Saskatchewan premier was re-elected with a majority government in April.

Saskatchewan Leaders 'Fired Up' As Election Enters Home Stretch

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press< | Posted 03.28.2017 | Canada Alberta

The final week of the 27-day campaign is starting.

Brad Wall Always Had Passion For Politics: Former Teacher

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2016 | Canada Alberta

The teacher says he wasn't such a "rabble rouser" in school.

Saskatchewan Party Headquarters Vandalized By 'Some Jackwagon': Wall

CBC | CBC News | Posted 03.07.2017 | Canada Alberta

The blue spray paint said "crook."

Brad Wall Pushes Against Carbon Tax Ahead Of Climate Meeting

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2017 | Canada Alberta

Wall is increasingly the voice of "small-c conservative arguments."

Brad Wall Pitches Plan To Stimulate Oil And Gas Sector To Trudeau

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Politics

The proposal would cost Ottawa $156 million.

Oops: Saskatchewan Government May Have Broken Its Own Deficit Law

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2016 | Canada Alberta

"This is a problem."

Let Indigenous Hunters Feed Their Families: Chief to Brad Wall

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2017 | Canada Alberta

"The ability of a hunter to bring home natural foods to their families is critical to the health of the family."

Canada's Most Popular Premier Rules Out Tory Leadership

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Politics

Brad Wall says he already has the "best job going."

Wall Saskatchewan Party's 'Strongest Asset' Going Into Election Year

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.22.2016 | Canada Politics

The Saskatchewan premier always ranks at or near the top when it comes to the most popular premiers in the country.

Saskatchewan Forecasts $262 Million Deficit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2016 | Canada Alberta

Expenses are up $99 million from the budget.

Saskatchewan Will Set Up Refugee Settlement Centre, Says Wall

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2015 | Canada Politics

"Notwithstanding our disagreement with the federal government, we want to be there for refugees..."

Sask. Minister Blames Population Growth For High Carbon Emissions

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2015 | Canada Alberta

The government is under fire from the Opposition for quietly raising its carbon dioxide emissions amounts.

Brad Wall Says TPP In Best Interest Of Saskatchewan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2016 | Canada Politics

The premier says the agreement is too important for Western Canada not to proceed with it and is writing a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, urging Canada to move forward.

Wall Denies Interest In Running For Tory Leadership

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

Wall, who faces a provincial election in the spring, says he has the best job in Canadian politics and is not making the federal leap.

Saskatchewan Is Failing To Meet ER Wait Time Promise Says NDP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Alberta

The ER wait-time target was announced in 2012.

Saskatchewan Premier: NDP Policies Not In Province's Best Interest

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada Politics

The federal New Democrats and leader Tom Mulcair are running up against a wall in Saskatchewan.