Rachel Notley

Notley Ready To Do Battle With B.C. Pipeline Critics

The Canadian Press | Dean Bennett | Posted 11.30.2016 | Canada Alberta

The new pipeline is safer than moving oil by rail, she said.

Abuse Hampers The Progress Of Women In Politics

Jerry Dias | Posted 11.30.2016 | Canada Politics
Jerry Dias

When women are missing from politics, their lived experiences are missing -- naming the issues and coming up with solutions, identifying barriers and revealing the breadth of experience with violence. With more women in politics, we could hope that such vital issues would not be allowed to be ignored for so long in the future.

Alberta Premier Defends Secrecy After 4-Year-Old Dies In Gov't Care

The Canadian Press | Dean Bennett | Posted 11.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

The birth mother asked for Serenity, and the two half-siblings with her, be moved to foster care.

Tired Of Abuse, PC MLA Crosses Floor To Join Alberta NDP

The Canadian Press | Dean Bennett | Posted 11.17.2016 | Canada Alberta

She quit the Tory race last week over personal and online attacks she said had become intolerable.

Notley Refuses To Build 'Echo Chamber' In Oilsands Advisory Panel

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.15.2016 | Canada Alberta

The opposition says one panelist sent a fundraising email asking people to fight the Kinder Morgan pipeline.

Video Skewers Those Who Blame Notley For Absolutely Everything

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 11.14.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Rachel Notley convinced my dog to eat his own poop."

Harassment Claims In PC Leadership Race Are Troubling: Notley

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2016 | Canada Alberta

Both female candidates in the race dropped out.

Notley Remembers A 'Gracious, Statesmanlike' Prentice

The Canadian Press | Lauren Krugel | Posted 10.20.2016 | Canada Alberta

Notley began her annual state-of-the-province address by lauding Prentice's contributions to public life.

Notley Promises Plan To Phase Out Coal Is Coming Soon

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Alberta

The government has promised to end coal-fired electricity generation by 2030.

Can New Panel Help Diversify Alberta's Energy Industry?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON — The Alberta government has struck a panel to advise it on the best way to upgrade its energy industry. Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Bo...

Pipeline Critics Must Learn To Compromise Or Be Left Behind

Robbie Kreger-Smith | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada Politics
Robbie Kreger-Smith

We're being left behind by other countries and economies while we chase an elusive ideal under some imaginary rainbow. It's time for our leaders to stand up and draw a line in the sand and stop enabling these fanatics, lest they achieve their ultimate goal of completely shutting down our economic engine.

Notley Won't Team Up With Premiers To Fight Liberal Carbon Tax

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Alberta

N.S., Saskatchewan premiers have been vocal critics.

Alberta University Steps Up For Muslims After Hateful Posters Hit Campus

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 10.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Police are investigating the posters.

Notley Says 'No' To Trudeau's Climate Change Plan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.03.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Our province's economic interests should not be held hostage by politicians in Ottawa."

Wynne Now The Least Popular Premier In Canada, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada Politics

Move over, Dwight Ball.

Alberta Pushes Ahead To Have $15 Minimum Wage By 2018

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

By October it will have the highest minimum wage amongst all provinces.

Notley Says She Was 'Bemused' By Brian Jean's Joke

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.01.2016 | Canada Alberta

She urged Albertans to hold politicians to a high standard.

Olympian Jen Kish Slams Brian Jean For Joke About Beating Notley

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.01.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Unacceptable."

Brian Jean Sorry For Joke About Beating Rachel Notley

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Alberta

Notley's been the target of violent threats since becoming premier.

Alberta To Stick To Budget Plan, Despite Deficit: Notley

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2016 | Canada Alberta

Notley noted the extra cost is due to the Fort McMurray wildfires last spring.

Notley Says Power Companies Expected A 'Free Ride' From PCs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

She said her government "is committed to protecting the public."

Notley Says Power Companies Expected A 'Free Ride' From PCs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

She said her government "is committed to protecting the public."

Notley Says Austerity Measures Would Make Alberta's Deficit Worse

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.24.2016 | Canada Alberta

"Our province, we know, cannot run deficits indefinitely."

Rachel Notley To March In Calgary Pride Parade

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 08.24.2016 | Canada Alberta

It'll be her second year marching as premier.

Online Threats Against Rachel Notley Are Part Of A Disturbing Trend

Jerry Dias | Posted 08.17.2016 | Canada Politics
Jerry Dias

A disgusting image was distributed on Twitter late last week and over the weekend, part of a disturbing trend that is increasingly all too common in its open targeting of women in positions of power. This image and any that threatens violence against any woman are completely unacceptable. None of these incredible women need me, or any man, to come to their defense. But as a man, and as an ally that is committed to stopping violence against women, it is my duty to tell other men that this sort of behaviour is completely unacceptable and must end.