She says many of Trump's backers need and want Canadian energy.
Automation means job levels may never return to pre-oil crash levels.
"This is exactly the good news the Albertan and Canadian economies need right now."
However, 25,000 new jobs have been created in the last three months.
Similar economies, opposite fiscal realities.
The reconstruction is also expected to create about 9,000 jobs next year.
Alberta will be among the most affordable in Canada after Quebec and Manitoba
Where did all the workers go?
Gains in oil, employment and the GDP are all predicted for next year.