Alberta Politics

NDP mocks Alberta premier’s UCP for taking COVID cash from ‘sugar daddy’ Trudeau

NDP mocks Alberta premier’s UCP for taking COVID cash from ‘sugar daddy’ Trudeau

NDP mocks Alberta premier’s UCP for taking COVID cash from ‘sugar daddy’ Trudeau

NDP mocks Alberta premier’s UCP for taking COVID cash from ‘sugar daddy’ Trudeau
Ignorant and disloyal? Alberta’s Kenney and Notley swap personal attacks

Ignorant and disloyal? Alberta’s Kenney and Notley swap personal attacks

EDMONTON — A legislature meeting on budget numbers got personal Thursday, when…

Ignorant and disloyal? Alberta’s Kenney and Notley swap personal attacks
Wade Bearchell has resigned from Olds town council. (Contributed photo).

Olds town councillor resigns

A byelection must be held

Wade Bearchell has resigned from Olds town council. (Contributed photo).
Kenney, Moe yuck it up in front of friendly Saskatchewan crowd

Kenney, Moe yuck it up in front of friendly Saskatchewan crowd

WEYBURN, Sask. — Organizers put Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and Saskatchewan Premier…

Kenney, Moe yuck it up in front of friendly Saskatchewan crowd
No-vote option: Alberta legislature changing rules to allow MLAs to abstain

No-vote option: Alberta legislature changing rules to allow MLAs to abstain

EDMONTON — Premier Jason Kenney’s government is changing voting rules at the…

No-vote option: Alberta legislature changing rules to allow MLAs to abstain
New UCP members sworn in as Alberta legislature poised to axe carbon tax

New UCP members sworn in as Alberta legislature poised to axe carbon tax

EDMONTON — On the eve of Alberta’s carbon tax heading to the…

New UCP members sworn in as Alberta legislature poised to axe carbon tax
Kenney lauds Senate committee rejecting tanker ban, promises to continue fight

Kenney lauds Senate committee rejecting tanker ban, promises to continue fight

Kenney lauds Senate committee rejecting tanker ban, promises to continue fight CALGARY…

Kenney lauds Senate committee rejecting tanker ban, promises to continue fight
Adriana LaGrange is Alberta’s new education minister (Advocate file photo).

Red Deer region gets three seats in cabinet

Red Deer, Rocky, Sylvan Lake MLAs appointed ministers

Adriana LaGrange is Alberta’s new education minister (Advocate file photo).
Kenney meets caucus, says election win already rippling through Alberta economy

Kenney meets caucus, says election win already rippling through Alberta economy

EDMONTON — Alberta’s incoming premier, Jason Kenney, met with his caucus Friday…

Kenney meets caucus, says election win already rippling through Alberta economy
Alberta’s 47 legislature newbies meet under the dome for orientation day

Alberta’s 47 legislature newbies meet under the dome for orientation day

EDMONTON — As Alberta’s 47 legislature newbies gathered under the dome for…

Alberta’s 47 legislature newbies meet under the dome for orientation day
Notley’s government puts priority on health care in legislature throne speech

Notley’s government puts priority on health care in legislature throne speech

Notley’s government puts priority on health care in legislature throne speech EDMONTON…

Notley’s government puts priority on health care in legislature throne speech
UCP leader says he would cut corporate tax rate to eight per cent

UCP leader says he would cut corporate tax rate to eight per cent

CALGARY — Alberta’s two political heavyweights are squaring off over corporate income…

UCP leader says he would cut corporate tax rate to eight per cent
Alberta health minister Hoffman says no more NDP campaign events at hospitals

Alberta health minister Hoffman says no more NDP campaign events at hospitals

EDMONTON — Alberta Health Minister Sarah Hoffman says she understands why there…

Alberta health minister Hoffman says no more NDP campaign events at hospitals
Campaigner fined $15K by elections commissioner in Alberta Conservative contest

Campaigner fined $15K by elections commissioner in Alberta Conservative contest

EDMONTON — Alberta’s election commissioner has issued penalties totalling $15,000 surrounding an…

Campaigner fined $15K by elections commissioner in Alberta Conservative contest
United Conservatives’ Kenney pitches fixed vote date, fundraising rule changes

United Conservatives’ Kenney pitches fixed vote date, fundraising rule changes

EDMONTON — Alberta Opposition Leader Jason Kenney says if he wins the…

United Conservatives’ Kenney pitches fixed vote date, fundraising rule changes
Alberta says nominee filing rules fair as party leader fights disqualification

Alberta says nominee filing rules fair as party leader fights disqualification

EDMONTON — Alberta’s minister for democratic renewal says rules, deadlines and penalties…

Alberta says nominee filing rules fair as party leader fights disqualification
Kenney tells Notley to call Alberta election and stop campaigning on public dime

Kenney tells Notley to call Alberta election and stop campaigning on public dime

CALGARY — Alberta Opposition Leader Jason Kenney is demanding Premier Rachel Notley…

Kenney tells Notley to call Alberta election and stop campaigning on public dime
Rachel Notley, Jason Kenney, hone attack lines on eve of election window opening

Rachel Notley, Jason Kenney, hone attack lines on eve of election window opening

CALGARY — As Alberta’s election window opens, Premier Rachel Notley and rival…

Rachel Notley, Jason Kenney, hone attack lines on eve of election window opening
UCP leader promises to fight ‘stress test’ changes to help home buyers

UCP leader promises to fight ‘stress test’ changes to help home buyers

CALGARY — Opposition Leader Jason Kenney says Alberta Premier Rachel Notley’s government…

UCP leader promises to fight ‘stress test’ changes to help home buyers
File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                NDP MLA Stephanie McLean, a first-term member, had already said last year that she wasn’t running in the upcoming spring election.

Alberta NDP MLA resigns, says she has made peace with being trailblazer

CALGARY — A former Alberta cabinet minister says she has made peace…

File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                NDP MLA Stephanie McLean, a first-term member, had already said last year that she wasn’t running in the upcoming spring election.