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Alberta conservatives gather in Calgary to pick leader to challenge NDP

Alberta conservatives gather in Calgary to pick leader to challenge NDP

EDMONTON — Alberta new United Conservatives will pick a new leader today.…

Alberta conservatives gather in Calgary to pick leader to challenge NDP
United Conservative Party leadership candidate Jeff Callaway endorses candidate Jason Kenney. (Contributed)
United Conservative Party leadership candidate Jeff Callaway endorses candidate Jason Kenney. (Contributed)
Four United Conservative Party candidates were in Red Deer Tuesday evening in the race to become the next party leader. (From left) Candidate Jason Kenney, Doug Schweitzer, Brian Jean and Jeff Callaway at the Red Deer Memorial Centre. (Photo by Mamta Lulla/Advocate staff)
Four United Conservative Party candidates were in Red Deer Tuesday evening in the race to become the next party leader. (From left) Candidate Jason Kenney, Doug Schweitzer, Brian Jean and Jeff Callaway at the Red Deer Memorial Centre. (Photo by Mamta Lulla/Advocate staff)
Jason Kenney, former leader of the Alberta Progressive Conservative party, announces his run for leadership of Alberta’s new United Conservative Party in Calgary on Saturday July 29, 2017. Kenney says he won’t have a policy platform as he seeks the leadership of Alberta’s new United Conservative Party. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Larry MacDougal
Jason Kenney, former leader of the Alberta Progressive Conservative party, announces his run for leadership of Alberta’s new United Conservative Party in Calgary on Saturday July 29, 2017. Kenney says he won’t have a policy platform as he seeks the leadership of Alberta’s new United Conservative Party. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Larry MacDougal
United Conservative Party leadership debate will take place on Sept. 9 in Central Alberta. Photo via Facebook
United Conservative Party leadership debate will take place on Sept. 9 in Central Alberta. Photo via Facebook
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New interim leader of United Conservative Party has the needed diplomacy skills, say supporters

Nathan Cooper is described as level-headed, experienced strategist

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