PICKING UP THE PIECES

PICKING UP THE PIECES

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  03.20.2014
EDMONTON - Dave Hancock, who once dreamed of being the leader of Alberta, got the job Thursday in a way he never imagined.Hancock, Premier...
Tory Support Plummets

Tory Support Plummets

03.19.2014
A new poll shows things aren't getting any better for Premier Alison Redford. The poll, conducted by ThinkHQ for CTV, shows the PC's under...
LOOK: Alberta Embraces Drama, Goes 'House Of Cards'

LOOK: Alberta Embraces Drama, Goes 'House Of Cards'

03.18.2014
Alberta politics has had all makings of a political drama in recent days, so these 'House of Cards'-style cards don't seem that far off. Organizers...
Time To Clip Redford's Travel Wings, Says Wildrose

Time To Clip Redford's Travel Wings, Says Wildrose

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  02.25.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's official Opposition says it's time to clip the premier's travel wings to help balance the provincial budget.The Wildrose...

Tory Sunshine List Vs. Wildrose Skimpy List

The Canadian Press  02. 6.2014
EDMONTON - The name of just one person is contained in a so-called sunshine list of people employed by Alberta's Wildrose party who make...
Did AHS Buy 11,000 Computers And Never Use Them?

Did AHS Buy 11,000 Computers And Never Use Them?

The Canadian Press  01.20.2014
EDMONTON - The Opposition Wildrose party is asking the auditor general to investigate reports that Alberta Health Services bought more...
Accused Of 'Binge Spending' On 'Partisan Use Of Tax Dollars'

Accused Of 'Binge Spending' On 'Partisan Use Of Tax Dollars'

The Canadian Press  01. 2.2014
EDMONTON - The Opposition says Alberta's governing Progressive Conservative party should be forced to repay more than $1 million in taxpayer...
Reflecting On 2013

Reflecting On 2013

01. 2.2014
Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith says her caucus made a difference in 2013 by holding the governing Progressive Conservatives to account. "We...
Leaving Team Angry Behind

Leaving Team Angry Behind

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  12.30.2013
EDMONTON - From Team Angry to Team Advocate, Alberta's opposition Wildrose party enters 2014 with scars from some painful soul searching...
Move To Freeze MLA Wages Rings Shallow: Opposition

Move To Freeze MLA Wages Rings Shallow: Opposition

11.29.2013
A vote that passed Friday effectively freezing MLA wages is "a cynical, cheap stunt," designed to help the province find some moral ground...
Calls For Emergency Debate On Foster-Child Deaths

Calls For Emergency Debate On Foster-Child Deaths

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.25.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta's Human Services minister, reacting to reports the government kept under wraps the deaths of 89 foster children, said...
Wildrose To Work Harder For Edmonton

Wildrose To Work Harder For Edmonton

The Canadian Press  11.21.2013
EDMONTON - Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith says her party will be working harder to earn the support of voters in Edmonton.Speaking at her...
Government Calls Wildrose Stunt 'Childish'

Government Calls Wildrose Stunt 'Childish'

The Canadian Press  11.19.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta's Wildrose party has once again managed to irritate Premier Alison Redford's government with another tongue-in-cheek...
Wildrose Swings To The Centre - Would You Vote For Them?

Wildrose Swings To The Centre - Would You Vote For Them?

10.29.2013
The right wing Alberta Wildrose Party moved to the centre on social and environmental issues during their latest annual general meeting...