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Danielle Smith Loses Tory Nomination

HIGH RIVER, Alta. - The former leader of Alberta's Official Opposition paid a high political price on Saturday after creating a national stir when she crossed the floor to join the governing Progressi...
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Not Too Happy With The Media

RED DEER, Alta. - Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith threw down the gauntlet Friday, vowing to quit if she's not premier in 2016, and blaming the party's messaging ills on the media."My time as leader of...
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Smith Talks About Controversial Comments

EDMONTON -- Alberta Wildrose leader Danielle Smith says it was the right decision to stand by two candidates in the last election campaign despite their racist and anti-gay remarks. But Smith says tha...
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'Pleased' To Attend Pride

CALGARY - Organizers of Calgary's Gay Pride festival say Alison Redford will be the first Alberta premier to attend and acknowledge the event.Spokeswoman Jessica Dollard says the premier is showing am...

This Alberta Election, the Senior Vote Is Golden

Routinely, three out of four Alberta seniors can be counted on to vote in municipal, provincial and federal elections. Over the next 25 years, the population of Alberta seniors is set to double. In other words, the provincial election in Alberta will come down to seniors' issues.
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Guess Who Supports Alison Redford

CALGARY - The patriarch of Alberta's Progressive Conservative party has made a plea to Conservatives who have switched to the rival Wildrose, by pledging support for Alison Redford Saturday.Former pre...