Rachel Notley

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.

Trade Deal Among Premiers Looking Less Likely

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada

A deal could go through without including the always-contentious issue of alcohol.

Premiers Committed To Freer Trade Within Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.20.2016 | Canada Politics

Canada's provincial and territorial leaders gather in Whitehorse to discuss trade, health, climate, and pensions.

Notley Says Wall's Beer Tax Comments Are A 'Political Drive-By'

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.19.2016 | Canada Alberta

Alberta's markup on beer in increasing in August.

Sask. Minister Says Alberta's Beer Tax Is 'Off Side'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.18.2016 | Canada Alberta

Starting Aug. 5, Alberta will charge a $1.25-per-litre markup for all beer.

Trudeau Celebrates 'The Friendliest, Happiest Week In All Of Canada'

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2016 | Canada Alberta

Any celebration in Alberta is under a cloud these days.

Notley Unfazed By Talks To Unite Alberta's Right

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.11.2016 | Canada Alberta

She made the remarks while flipping pancakes at a Stampede breakfast.

Alberta NDP Forges Ahead With Minimum Wage Increase

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2016 | Canada Alberta

Business leaders are none too happy.

Notley Reacts To Being A Golf Course Target In Alberta

CP | Dean Bennett | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Alberta

"This kind of thing does not reflect the vast majority of Albertans, I know that."

Labour Group Asks RCMP To Probe Threats Against Women In Politics

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

The AFL says extremists in the province are directing hate speech at female politicians.

Notley Target At Golf Tournament Meant As A Laugh: Oilmen's Group

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2016 | Canada Alberta

The president of the Big Country Oilmen's Association also said he thought murdered MP Jo Cox was a man.

'Kudatah' Fails To Infiltrate Alberta NDP Convention

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 06.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

A majority voted in support of Premier Rachel Notley's leadership.

Notley Rejects 'Politics Of Austerity' In Alberta With Defiant Speech

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2016 | Canada Alberta

The premier received more than 20 standing ovations during her speech.

Charities Will Not Be Exempt From Alberta's Carbon Tax

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 06.08.2016 | Canada Alberta

“We don’t have the ability to write-off or to otherwise pay for the taxes."

Hard Days Are Still Ahead For Fort McMurray, Says Notley

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2016 | Canada Alberta

The premier also thanked first responders.

'We Are Here. We Are Strong:' Fort Mac Residents Return Home

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2016 | Canada Alberta

"We would not do this if it was not safe to do so."

Fort McMurray Was Shrouded By 'A Mountain Of Smoke:' Notley

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2016 | Canada Alberta

"It's hard to imagine."

Alberta NDP Accuse Wildrose Of Trying To Scuttle Energy East

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2016 | Canada Alberta

Wildrose Leader Brian Jean says he "absolutely" supports the pipeline.

Wildrose Party Suspends MLA Over Comments About Wynne

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.28.2016 | Canada Alberta

Wildrose Leader Brian Jean signed off on the comments.

Wynne Ridiculed By Wildrose Party During Visit To Alberta Legislature

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Politics

"Invite Premier Wall here! Invite Premier Wall."

Alberta Carbon Tax Bill Could Allow Gov't To Search Homes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

The Wildrose party has some concerns.

Alberta Carbon Tax Could Cost Families $1,000 A Year: Opposition

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

"This starts to look more like a wealth redistribution tax."

Notley Gets Top Marks For Handling Of Wildfire Crisis

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.23.2016 | Canada Alberta

But the disaster remains a dicey political proposition with limited upside and a lot of downside.

Trudeau Extends EI Benefits To Three Western Regions

CP | Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Politics

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley thanked the government for taking an important step toward the "province's economic recovery."