Who Will Lead The Party In The Meantime?

Who Will Lead The Party In The Meantime?

12.22.2014
The Wildrose Party will name its interim leader later today in Calgary. The party is still reeling after nine MLAs crossed the floor...
Smith Considers Floor Crossings 'A Victory'

Smith Considers Floor Crossings 'A Victory'

12.20.2014
Danielle Smith is defending her decision to cross the floor to Alberta's Progressive Conservatives, calling it a "victory"...
Danielle Smith Is Stubbornly Ideological But Just Not That Loyal

Danielle Smith Is Stubbornly Ideological But Just Not That Loyal

12.19.2014
Not so long ago, Smith vilified the Progressive Party, branding it as tired, washed up, and spiralling out of control. Alberta faced certain...
Money Being Raised For Wildrose Staff Who Lost Jobs

Money Being Raised For Wildrose Staff Who Lost Jobs

The Canadian Press  12.19.2014
EDMONTON - A crowdfunding website is raising money for Alberta Wildrose caucus staff who already have or could lose their jobs after their...
Ottawa Gobsmacked Over Shakeup

Ottawa Gobsmacked Over Shakeup

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  12.18.2014
OTTAWA - Federal Conservatives say they're gobsmacked over the political tectonic shifts in Alberta this week, but they don't have to reach...
Angry Albertans Exact Their Revenge

Angry Albertans Exact Their Revenge

Michelle Butterfield   12.18.2014
Are you one of the thousands of Albertans who are upset with Danielle Smith and the eight other Wildrose MLAs who crossed the floor to...
Floor-Crossings A Month In The Making, Says Prentice

Floor-Crossings A Month In The Making, Says Prentice

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  12.18.2014
EDMONTON - Quiet talks to unite the Opposition caucus with Alberta's governing Progressive Conservatives were already underway when Wildrose...
The Rise And Fall Of The Wildrose

The Rise And Fall Of The Wildrose

Dean Bennett and Sylvia Strojek, The Canadian Press  12.17.2014
EDMONTON - Danielle Smith headed back to her political roots with Alberta's Progressive Conservatives on Wednesday after spending the last...
Wildrose Leader Defects To PC Party

Wildrose Leader Defects To PC Party

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  12.16.2014
EDMONTON - The leader of Alberta's Official Opposition shattered her caucus Wednesday by leading an en masse floor crossing, saying she...
Huge Political Shift In Alberta

Huge Political Shift In Alberta

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  12.15.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's opposition Wildrose caucus is expected to meet Tuesday to discuss merging with Premier Jim Prentice's Progressive...
There's Nothing Religious About Banning Gay-Straight Alliances

There's Nothing Religious About Banning Gay-Straight Alliances

11.29.2014
Recently, Liberal MLA Laurie Blakeman proposed Bill 202 that would allow students to start a Gay Straight Alliance club in their schools....
All Is Not Well In Alberta Politics

All Is Not Well In Alberta Politics

Michelle Butterfield   11.27.2014
For some it might just be a smashed coffee mug, but for MLA Kerry Towle it's a sign of hurtful disrespect. Towle, the former Wildrose...
Smith's Tough Words For Defector

Smith's Tough Words For Defector

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.26.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith says that after talking to her team she is confident the caucus hemorrhaging has stopped."There...
Wildrose, Your Roots Are Showing

Wildrose, Your Roots Are Showing

11.25.2014
Two short months ago, the Wildrose party was riding high. What could possibly go wrong? Jim Prentice, that's what.