If we’d been paying attention, perhaps we wouldn’t be so shocked by the U of C’s corporate-influence scandal

PHOTOS: The University of Calgary’s School of Public Policy, conveniently located adjacent to the oil corporations’ towers in downtown Cowtown. Below: The writers of the notorious Alberta separatist

Wildrose leader advocates a return to deep cuts and deep freezes for public services and public employees

PHOTOS: Opposition Leader Brian Jean holds forth on public jobs and public services during his Oct. 30 interview with the CBC. (Screenshot.) Below: Is this Mr. Jean’s idea

Alison Redford is back, relaxed and ready to rumble with anyone who blames her for her former party’s problems

PHOTOS: A screen shot of former Alberta Premier Alison Redford as she appeared in the CBC’s interview yesterday, relaxed and confident. Below: Ms. Redford on the day in

Photos of shredded documents in Legislature Building prompt fears of PC document destruction spree

Were shredders like this at work in the Alberta Legislative Building this week? Actually modern document destruction equipment may not appear exactly as illustrated. Below: Alberta Freedom of

A vote for the NDP is a vote for change; a vote for the Wildrose Party is a vote for the same old Tory dynasty

PHOTOS: Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley. Below: Premier Jim Prentice, Wildrose Leader Brian Jean, neoconservative godfather Preston Manning. With five new polls yesterday showing Alberta’s New Democrats approaching minority

Tory civil war? Stream of unhappy revelations suggests PC party is turning on itself, if not actually imploding

PHOTOS: Only the façade remains as the once mighty Alberta Progressive Conservative Party implodes … Actual crumbling Alberta political institutions may not appear exactly as illustrated. Below: Independent

Alberta’s mirror meme: Premier Jim Prentice could have avoided it just by being more like Ralph

PHOTOS: Scenes from yesterday’s mirror-meme rally at the Legislature, including shots of NDP Finance Critic and former leader Brian Mason in full flight, above, and Alberta Liberal MLA

Case closed: Mounties end Alison Redford investigation, not with a bang but a whimper

PHOTOS: Alison Redford. As predicted long ago in this space, the Mounties have better things to do than investigate the former premier of Alberta. Below: Former premier pro

Alberta Premier Jim Prentice seems like a guy looking for a parade to get in front of, so he can say he’s the leader

PHOTOS: Dammit! There’s a parade around here somewhere! I keep hearing the bagpipes! Below: Political leader, or something, Jim Prentice and journalists Don Braid and Charles Rusnell. Alberta Premier

BREAKING DRIVEL! Mud on its face, a big disgrace, Sun News Network perishes from the earth

PHOTOS: For sale, news truck, like new, barely used to cover news. Below: Sun News commentator Ezra Levant in Sun News mode. I suppose this means my complaints about

Alberta roundup: press conferences, photo ops, on-line surveys, not to mention a body in the back of a pickup truck!

PHOTOS: Alberta Finance Minister Robin Campbell shows off the government’s new on-line survey, which is so simple even a monkey can fill it out and provide the results

Despite statements by former premier and health minister, AHS has dropped its objection to paying full severance to fired CFO Allaudin Merali

Alberta Health Services has thrown in the towel on a key point of the legal dispute with Allaudin Merali and offered to pay its fired executive vice-president and