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.
The Opposition Has The Worst Job In Alberta Politics

The Opposition Has The Worst Job In Alberta Politics

11.25.2014
Danielle Smith, as the leader of the Opposition, has the privilege of being the leader of the government-in-waiting without having access...
2 Wildrose MLAs Cross Floor To Alberta PCs

2 Wildrose MLAs Cross Floor To Alberta PCs

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.24.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's Official Opposition Wildrose party continued a descent into disarray Monday as two members — including key caucus...
Wildrose VP Quits, Calls Party 'Ethnic Unfriendly'

Wildrose VP Quits, Calls Party 'Ethnic Unfriendly'

The Canadian Press  11.20.2014
CALGARY - A constituency vice-president with Alberta's Opposition Wildrose is resigning over the party's refusal to pass a definitive statement...

Alberta's Wildrose Backtracks On Equal Rights Statement

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.16.2014
RED DEER, Alta. - Alberta's Wildrose party members have backtracked on a definitive statement on equal rights for all — one year after...
Not Too Happy With The Media

Not Too Happy With The Media

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.14.2014
RED DEER, Alta. - Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith threw down the gauntlet Friday, vowing to quit if she's not premier in 2016, and blaming...