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Teck Frontier Project: Minister Nixon

Minister of Environment and Parks Jason Nixon issued the following statement on Alberta’s position regarding the Teck Frontier oilsands mine…

Collective Bargaining: Minister Toews

Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on collective bargaining negotiations between the Public Service Commission and the…

Consultation Opens on Local Election Rules

Government has opened consultation on the rules that govern municipal and school board elections in order to ensure they meet…

Carseland Situation Update: Minister Schweitzer

Minister of Justice and Solicitor General Doug Schweitzer issued the following statement on the matter of Consumers’ Co-Operative Refineries Limited…

U.S. Ratifies New NAFTA Deal: Statement from Premier Kenney

Premier Jason Kenney issued the following statement on the U.S. ratification of the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement: (January 29, 2020) “This…

The Growing Debt Burden for Canadians

Alberta government debt grew by more than 200%—largest increase among provinces CALGARY—Since 2007/2008, one year before the last recession, Alberta’s…

Ambitious Legislative Agenda for Next Session

The second Session of the 30th Legislature will convene on Feb. 25. Alberta’s MLAs will return to the Legislature for a…

Two Upcoming Fair Deal Panel Town Halls

Alberta’s Fair Deal Panel will hold its next two town hall meetings in Airdrie and Medicine Hat on Jan. 16…

Arbitration Awards: Minister Toews

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement about two arbitration decisions of no…

Response to UN Committee: Minister Savage

Minister of Energy Sonya Savage issued the following statement on the recommendation of the United Nations’ Committee on the Elimination…

Methane Emissions Equivalency: Ministers Savage, Nixon

Energy Minister Sonya Savage and Environment and Parks Minister Jason Nixon issued the following statement regarding Alberta’s efforts to gain…

Softwood Lumber Decision: Ministers Dreeshen and Fir

Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Devin Dreeshen and Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Tourism Tanya Fir issued the following…

Federal Carbon Tax: Statement from Minister Schweitzer

Alberta’s Minister of Justice and Solicitor General Doug Schweitzer provides the following statement on the imposition of the federal government’s…

Finance Ministers’ Meeting: Minister Toews

President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance Travis Toews issued the following statement on the federal, provincial and territorial…

More Promises Kept During Fall Session

Seven months into government’s mandate, 162 out of 375 commitments are met or well underway. Government House Leader Jason Nixon…