Stephen Mandel, past his best-before date but still politically sexy to media, declares Alberta Party leadership bid

PHOTOS: Stephen Mandel makes his Alberta Party leadership campaign announcement yesterday in Edmonton (Photo: Twitter). Below: Mr. Mandel back in the day with premier Jim Prentice, Alberta

Whither Liberal Laurie Blakeman? Will she become the first Alberta Party MLA actually elected to that role?

Edmonton-Centre Liberal (but maybe not for long) MLA Laurie Blakeman in a recent photo grabbed from her Facebook page. Below: Alberta Party Leader Greg Clark and the party’s

Guns ’n’ Roses: How ‘High River Gun Grab’ hysteria hurt the Wildrose Party

Día de los Muertos PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico Danielle Smith's Wildrose Party lost the Calgary West by-election last week by 315 votes to Jim Prentice's Progressive Conservatives. Leastways, it's pretty hard to

NDP and Liberal candidates’ with similar appeal in Edmonton-Whitemud don’t make progressive voters’ job any easier

The reasons are perfectly clear and quite understandable, but it’s depressing nonetheless to see Alberta’s provincial Liberals and New Democrats fighting so bitterly for a few scraps from

Time for Tories to place a bet: Jim Prentice reaches a crucial moment in a high-stakes game

As Kenny Rogers famously sang, “You gotta to know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em, know when to walk away, know when to run…” Sometime today,

The best candidates aren’t necessarily the best candidates in important Edmonton-Whitemud by-election

In the race to knock off an unelected health minister whose main qualification is that he’s a former elected mayor, it’s a commentary on the state of Alberta