Calgary Centre

Did I Do That?

CBC | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

Liberal Justin Trudeau says negative comments he made about Alberta two years ago may have "hindered a little bit" his party's chances in the Calgary ...

Why The Grits Lost Calgary Centre, According To Redford

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

TORONTO - Anti-Alberta comments by Liberal leadership frontrunner Justin Trudeau and MP David McGuinty likely had an impact on a tight byelection race...

Crockatt's Win A Wake-Up Call For Conservatives

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

The Conservatives have pulled out another win in Calgary Centre, but it's not one they'll be cheering and bragging about any time soon. Joan Crocka...

Is She There Because Of Vote-Splitting?

CP | Bill Graveland and Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Harvey Locke was hoping to do something that a federal Liberal hasn't accomplished in 44 years — give his party a Calgary seat in the Hous...

Calgary Centre - The Race That Wasn't Supposed To Be

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada Alberta

By all accounts, the contest at Calgary Centre should've been a sleeper event, a coronation of sorts - an election where the outcome was but a certain...

Conservative Candidate Joan Crockatt Claims Narrow Byelection Win In Calgary

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - It shouldn't be news that the Conservatives have won a federal byelection in Calgary Centre — but Joan Crockatt made this one interesting.I...

Calgary Centre Byelection Heats Up On Twitter

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada Alberta

Discussions of Calgary Centre's byelection heated up on Twitter as the results neared. This is the first time since 1968 that there are candidates who...

What You Need To Know And Do To Vote?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada Alberta

What was originally thought to be only a formality, the Calgary Centre byelection now has all the airs of an actual political race, with voters in the...

Who's Going To Win Calgary Centre?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Alberta

Constituents of Calgary Centre are getting ready to head to the byelection polls today to choose a new MP, and at this point there is no clear favouri...

All Eyes On Calgary Centre

CBC | Posted 01.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

Byelections can be attention-getting because they're seen as bellwethers, or can be humdrum affairs with low voter turnout because they can't generate...

'I'm Sorry I Said What I Said'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

Justin Trudeau issued an apology today, saying sorry for anti-Alberta comments he made in 2010. "I'm sorry I said what I said," The Globe and Mail ...

Momentum Derailed? Alberta Comments A Serious Blow To Trudeau Campaign

The Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 11.24.2012 | Canada Politics

If Justin Trudeau's pro-energy stance gave him any currency in the West, it was quickly spent — thanks to the ill-timed emergence of comments he mad...

Hot Water Washes Over Calgary Centre Byelection

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - There's something strange going on in Calgary — people are actually talking about a federal byelection coming up Monday in a downtown ridi...

'Canada Not Well Because It's Run By Albertans'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.23.2012 | Canada Alberta

Canada is in trouble because Albertans are running the country, said Justin Trudeau in a two-year-old interview unearthed by Sun News. The French l...

Nenshi Calls Out Crockatt's Absence.. Again

CBC | Posted 01.18.2013 | Canada Alberta

Conservative candidate Joan Crockatt was noticeably absent from Sunday's Calgary Centre byelection debate. Mayor Naheed Nenshi appeared u...

Where's Calgary Centre's Tory Canadidate?

CBC | Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

Some candidates in the Calgary Centre byelection say the absence of the Conservative candidate is starting to be noticed. Three of the to...

Big Guns Fight For Calgary Centre

CBC | Posted 01.13.2013 | Canada Alberta

Some political star power in the city as campaigning for the byelection in Calgary Centre ramped up. Both NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Libe...

Liberal Numbers Lend Calgary Centre New Dynamic

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada Alberta

Numbers in a recent national poll show Alberta is still hallowed ground for the Conservative Party Of Canada. The survey, conducted by Abacus Data ...

Things Heating Up In Calgary Centre

CBC | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

With a federal byelection two weeks away, Calgary Centre candidates are scrambling to capture the attention of voters. Mudslinging and ex...

Calgary Centre By-Election: Are Progressive Conservatives Flocking To The Liberals?

Vincent St. Pierre | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Alberta
Vincent St. Pierre

There's a split in Calgary in the conservatives. And it's about principles. Calgary Herald: "Pat Moore says she doesn't like the way the Conservative nomination was controlled from Ottawa, on short notice. And she doesn't think Crockatt Is a good candidate." And these progressive-conservatives are supporting Harvey Locke -- because of his progressive values, his ardent support of a vision that has being fiscally prudent, socially progressive, and environmentally soundness at home and abroad at the forefront. It's about these fundamental set of values that are drawing in a wide coalition of folks from the left or the right, many non-traditional voters for the Liberals to vote for the Liberals.

Calgary-Centre Byelection Set For Nov. 26

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.21.2012 | Canada Alberta

The byelection to replace Calgary Tory MP Lee Richardson has now been set for Nov. 26, Prime Minister MP Stephen Harper announced Sunday. Lee Richa...

Calgary Centre Tories Pick Their Candidate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.25.2012 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The federal Conservatives have a candidate in the vacant riding of Calgary Centre, former newspaper editor Joan Crockatt.She beat out five o...

Calgary Byelection Already In The Bag?

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 08.16.2012 | Canada Alberta

The race for the Conservative nomination for the federal byelection in Calgary Centre will likely decide who will next represent the riding, according...