Alberta Election Results

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Prentice Resigns As Leader And MLA

Jim Prentice has resigned as leader of the Alberta Progressive Conservatives. He is also giving up the seat he retained in the provincial election in Calgary Foothills. He says he takes responsibility...
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Putting Her Own Leadership On The Line

CALGARY - Alberta Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith is putting her leadership on the line in the light of four byelection losses.Smith said Tuesday she has asked to have a leadership review put on the ag...
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WTF Pollsters?

In retrospect, perhaps it is not surprising that the Progressive Conservatives managed to win their 12th consecutive election victory over a span of 41 years. Old habits die hard. But despite the prov...
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What Went Wrong For The Wildrose?

HIGH RIVER, Alta. - Danielle Smith says Albertans decided the Wildrose wasn't ready to lead the province just yet, thinking twice after the party suffered some "self-inflicted wounds" in the dying day...
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Disappointing Voter Turnout In Alberta

EDMONTON - More Albertans decided Monday's provincial election was too important to miss, reversing a trend that saw a record low turnout in the last vote.But it wasn't exactly the rush to the polls m...
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Where She Came From, How She Got Here

EDMONTON - When Danielle Smith won the Wildrose party leadership in the fall of 2009, she took to the stage at an Edmonton hotel and gave 400 cheering supporters their rallying cry."Ed Stelmach! You h...