Brad Wall

What Premier Brad Wall Gets Wrong About Canada's Emissions

Carol Linnitt | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada Politics
Carol Linnitt

At the premiers' climate summit last week, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall brought up a statistic that has received a fair amount of attention lately: Canada's emissions account for fewer than two per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions. He's not wrong, but Canada is also a heavy emitter per capita.

Saskatchewan's Wall Changes His Mind, Bans Strip Clubs

CP | Clare Clancy, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada Business

REGINA -- Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says his government is reversing its decision to allow licensed strip clubs because it's concerned about huma...

Brad Wall May Invoke 'Notwithstanding Clause' To Avoid Right To Strike

CBC | Posted 04.07.2015 | Canada Business

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is open to using a notwithstanding clause to address his government's essential services legislation, which the Su...

Oil Dive To Hit Province Hard, Wall Admits

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.04.2015 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - Premier Brad Wall is warning the world oil price slump means the Saskatchewan government will face a budget shortfall of between $600 to $...

Brad Wall 'Disappointed' By White House Veto Threat

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2015 | Canada Politics

REGINA - Saskatchewan's premier says he's disappointed that legislation to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline may be vetoed by U.S. ...

Not Exactly Ms. Popular

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Premier Christy Clark is ending 2014 with her approval rating essentially unchanged — but her ranking still lands her among the least popular p...

Guess Who's Still The Most Popular Premier

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2015 | Canada Politics

REGINA - A new opinion poll suggests Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall remains the most popular provincial leader in Canada.Two-thirds of respondents to ...

Premier: If Obama Vetoes Keystone XL, He Will Hurt This

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says lobbying in the U.S. to approve the Keystone XL pipeline appears to be paying off.The U.S. House of Repre...

Christy Clark: 'We Have Everything That Asia Needs'

CP | Clare Clancy, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Business

REGINA - The premiers of Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia are asking Ottawa for more than $1 billion to support port and transportation infr...

Sask. Ups Security For Throne Speech

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.22.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Saskatchewan's premier says police will sweep through the legislature as part of added security at today's throne speech in Regina.Brad Wall ...

Canadians May Finally Get To Taste B.C.'s Premium Wines

Mike Klassen | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Mike Klassen

It has been over two decades since B.C.'s wineries first received international gold medals for producing premium wines, yet most Canadian consumers still struggle to get their hands on a bottle. To make matters worse, FedEx has recently given notice it will no longer ship B.C. wine products without provincial regulations that allow for it.

Western Provinces Finally Let It Flow

CBC | Posted 10.29.2014 | Canada Business

British Columbia Premier Christy Clark and Saskatchewan's Brad Wall agreed today to lift barriers to allow consumers in both provinces to order ...

Premiers Call For Forum On Missing, Murdered Native Women

CP | Michael MacDonald, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada Politics

CHARLOTTETOWN - Canada's premiers and native leaders are inviting the prime minister to take part in a roundtable discussion on murdered and missing a...

Wall: Aboriginal Teen's Murder Suggests 'More Can Be Done' By Gov't

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

CHARLOTTETOWN - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he doesn't know how long any level of government can ignore something like the murder of a 15-year...

Perhaps Harper Should Stop Appointing Senators: Premier

CBC | Posted 09.11.2014 | Canada Politics

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says not many people would be outraged if Prime Minister Stephen Harper decided to stop appointing senators. CBC News...

His Days As Canada's Most Popular Premier May Be Numbered

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada Politics

It appears Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall's days as Canada's most popular provincial leader could be numbered. According to Angus Reid Global's la...

Alberta, Saskatchewan Premiers Featured In Northern Gateway Ad

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Former Newfoundland premier Brian Tobin has some advice for British Columbia on the cusp of a final federal decision on the Northern Gatew...

Canada's Future Lies in Small Politics

Cole Hogan | Posted 06.28.2014 | Canada Alberta
Cole Hogan

Canadians' politics are local, not national. The lack of confidence in governments to take on the country's big issues means Canadians trust their governments with smaller, achievable goals. Affordable, doable policy solutions trump vague, grand promises, programs, or visions.

Brad Wall: We're 'Stuck' With Senate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2014 | Canada Politics

REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he thinks the fight for Senate reform is over.He says the Supreme Court's ruling makes it clear to him th...

'Sneaky' Premier Takes Shot At Marois

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2014 | Canada Politics

REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall, who last month was called sneaky by Quebec Premier Pauline Marois, is saying goodbye to all his — quote —...

Canada's Most, Least Popular Premiers

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.04.2014 | Canada Politics

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is still the most popular provincial leader in the country, a new poll suggests. But the latest quarterly survey fro...

Marois Calls Saskatchewan Premier 'Sneaky'

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec Premier Pauline Marois explained Tuesday why she thinks Saskatchewan's Brad Wall is "sneaky."Marois used Quebecois slang last week t...

About That Russian Booze Ban...

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2014 | Canada Business

REGINA - Russian vodka lovers don't have to worry about a ban on the drink in Saskatchewan.Premier Brad Wall said Monday that the Saskatchewan Liquor ...

Ambassador Wall?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.10.2014 | Canada Politics

REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall was back in the legislature Monday after a trip to Washington last week and facing questions about his future....

Canada Needs Carbon Tax If It Wants Keystone Approved: Wall

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2014 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - A modest levy on the oil-and-gas sector might help secure Washington's support for the Keystone XL pipeline, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wa...