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AMA’s Paid Advertising: Minister Shandro

Minister of Health Tyler Shandro issued the following statement in response to the Alberta Medical Association’s (AMA) paid advertising: “There…

Government Files Defence

The Alberta government has filed its statement of defence in response to the Alberta Medical Association’s (AMA) statement of claim. …

Premier Appoints Houston Agent General

Former MLA Dave Rodney is taking on a new role as Alberta’s agent general to Houston, Texas, to drive business…

Levelling the Playing Field in Local Elections

The government has introduced Bill 29, the Local Authorities Election Amendment Act, which, if passed, will level the playing field for candidates…

Strengthening Democracy in Alberta

In order to get a fair deal for Albertans, Bill 26, the Constitutional Referendum Amendment Act, would allow the government to…

Continuing Support for Albertans During COVID-19

Bill 24, the COVID-19 Pandemic Response Statutes Amendment Act, proposes measures to support Albertans as the province continues to reopen. The…

Alberta Party Response to Fair Deal Panel

Albertans are frustrated, justifiably so. The Fair Deal Panel report shows this, but it focuses our energy in the wrong…

Premier Jason Kenney Confirms No Provincial Sales Tax Without Referendum

By Franco Terrazzano CALGARY, AB: Premier Jason Kenney confirmed to the Canadian Taxpayers Federation that his government will uphold Alberta’s Taxpayer Protection Act,…

Getting a Fair Deal for Alberta

Premier Jason Kenney has released the next step of Alberta’s strategy to secure a fair deal in the federation, addressing…

Fairness Alberta Report Shows Eight Ways to Improve Equalization

EDMONTON, AB, June 16, 2020 – Fairness Alberta released an analysis today outlining eight concrete proposals to improve Canada’s Equalization Program. …

Federal Government Should Deliver $7 Billion Payment to Alberta Under Fiscal Stabilization Fund

EDMONTON, AB, June 8, 2020 – Today, Fairness Alberta released an analysis of Canada’s Fiscal Stabilization Fund and, in light of…

Parliament is Essential and MPs are Essential Workers

Parliament is an essential pillar in our democracy and Members of Parliament are essential workers meaning we should be in…

COVID-19 Wage Subsidy for Parties is a Bandaid⁠—it’s Time to Restore Democratic Funding to Parties! 

The outrage from some quarters over parties receiving the COVID-19 wage subsidy should be a wake-up call for Canadians: It’s time…

It’s Time to Give Canada’s Youth #Vote16

Fair Vote Canada applauds Senator Marilou McPhedran’s intention to put forward a bill in this Parliament to lower the voting age to…

Fairness Alberta Launches Public Awareness Campaign

Highlighting Alberta’s Contributions to Canada, and Urgent Need for Reform EDMONTON, AB, May 25, 2020 – Today, Fairness Alberta launched a…