Brad Wall

PM Claims Victory Over Climate Plan Without All Provinces On Board

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2016 | Canada Politics

B.C. signed on to the plan after some resistance.

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."

Saskatchewan Political Donation Problem Is A Caution For Canada

Charles Smith | Posted 11.23.2016 | Canada Politics
Charles Smith

The role and influence of money in the political process has long been antagonistic to a fully democratic electoral system. Political parties must raise money from party supporters to maintain an organization, promote various messages and compete in elections, but it matters where that money comes from and how it is raised.

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.

Putting A Price On Pollution Boosts Saskatchewan's Case For A Pipeline

Ralph Goodale | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada Politics
Ralph Goodale

With more frequent, more severe and more damaging cycles of droughts and wildfires, storms and floods, it's clear that a more extreme and volatile climate is costly for Saskatchewan. Virtually everyone agrees that we need to prevent the worst consequences, as much as possible, and adapt to what we can't avoid.

6 Indigenous Girls Committed Suicide In Saskatchewan In October

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2016 | Canada Alberta

A 13-year-old took her life on Sunday in La Ronge, a community about 250 kilometres north of Prince Albert.

Canada Should Keep Money It's Giving To Developing Countries: Brad Wall

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada Politics

The funds are meant to help countries fight climate change.

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.

Notley Won't Team Up With Premiers To Fight Liberal Carbon Tax

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Alberta

N.S., Saskatchewan premiers have been vocal critics.

Brad Wall Dishing 'A Lot Of Baloney' On Liberal Carbon Plan

CP | Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Alberta

"The carbon tax will siphon over $2.5 billion from Saskatchewan's economy."

Brad Wall, PM Duke It Out Over Carbon Tax On Twitter

The Huffington Post Canada | Althia Raj | Posted 10.05.2016 | Canada Politics

The premier claimed Justin Trudeau isn't honouring his election promises.

Wall Condemns Trudeau's National Carbon Tax As Sign Of 'Betrayal'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.03.2016 | Canada Alberta

"It's not a good day for federal-provincial relations."

Opposition Criticizes Sask. Gov't For Not Releasing Budget Update

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2016 | Canada Alberta

There's usually a financial update in August.

Wynne Now The Least Popular Premier In Canada, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada Politics

Move over, Dwight Ball.

Halt Payments To Provinces That Refuse Pipelines, Industry Urges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2016 | Canada Business

Industry group says it's just trying to "push buttons."

Brad Wall Says Racism Is A National Problem

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.24.2016 | Canada Alberta

"We need to start building an understanding."

Brad Wall Shuffles Cabinet, Adds 4 New Faces

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.23.2016 | Canada Alberta

There's a new health minister.

Brad Wall Buys Country Legend's White Cadillac

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

It has the name "Waylon'' embroidered in the middle of the leather seat.

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.

Wall Says Minister Made 'Terrible Decision' To Drink And Drive

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2016 | Canada Alberta

Wall confirmed that Don McMorris was driving a government car at the time.

Sask. Deputy Premier Quits Cabinet After Impaired Driving Charge

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada Alberta

Don McMorris said he has "no words to describe" how sorry he is to his family, colleagues and the people of Saskatchewan.

More Water Testing Needed After Sask. Oil Spill: Wall

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2016 | Canada Alberta

Water sampling is ongoing.

Brad Wall Could Challenge Federal Carbon Tax On Crown Corps

CP | Andy Blatchford | Posted 07.28.2016 | Canada Alberta

Experts say he could challenge the decision.

Safe Drinking Water The Main Focus After Sask. Oil Spill: Wall

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Alberta

A Husky Energy Inc. pipeline leaked an estimated 200,000 to 250,000 litres of crude.