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The Alberta Party: Shadow Budget 2020

As we have since 2015, today we release our Shadow Budget. This is our alternative to reckless spending and heartless…

Teck and White Pines Two Sides of the Same Coin

What does the withdrawal of the Frontier oil sands project have in common with the dismantling of Ontario windmills?  Both…

CUSMA: Who Wins? Who Loses?

February 21, 2020 – The Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), as amended by the Protocol of Amendment signed December 10, 2019,…

Physician Negotiations: Statement from Minister Shandro

Minister of Health Tyler Shandro issued the following statement on physician negotiations: “The Government of Alberta is spending more than…

Budget 2020 to be Tabled Feb. 27

Travis Toews, President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance, will table Budget 2020 on Feb. 27. Budget 2020 will…

Nurse Practitioner Association of Alberta Responds to Ernst & Young Report

EDMONTON, AB (February 11, 2020): The Nurse Practitioner Association of Alberta (NPAA) responded to Ernst & Young’s Alberta Health Services Review…

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…