A deal could go through without including the always-contentious issue of alcohol.
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Canada's provincial and territorial leaders gather in Whitehorse to discuss trade, health, climate, and pensions.
Alberta's markup on beer in increasing in August.
Starting Aug. 5, Alberta will charge a $1.25-per-litre markup for all beer.
Any celebration in Alberta is under a cloud these days.
She made the remarks while flipping pancakes at a Stampede breakfast.
Business leaders are none too happy.
"This kind of thing does not reflect the vast majority of Albertans, I know that."
The AFL says extremists in the province are directing hate speech at female politicians.
The president of the Big Country Oilmen's Association also said he thought murdered MP Jo Cox was a man.
A majority voted in support of Premier Rachel Notley's leadership.
The premier received more than 20 standing ovations during her speech.
“We don’t have the ability to write-off or to otherwise pay for the taxes."
The premier also thanked first responders.
"We would not do this if it was not safe to do so."
"It's hard to imagine."
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean says he "absolutely" supports the pipeline.
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean signed off on the comments.
"Invite Premier Wall here! Invite Premier Wall."
The Wildrose party has some concerns.
"This starts to look more like a wealth redistribution tax."
But the disaster remains a dicey political proposition with limited upside and a lot of downside.
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley thanked the government for taking an important step toward the "province's economic recovery."
"The federal government will have Albertans' back in the coming months and years."
The hospital, municipal building and all functioning schools were saved, said the premier.
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