Having boxed herself during her campaign to lead the United Conservative Party, Premier Danielle Smith had no choice but to promise to decentralize Alberta Health Services to appease her party’s rural base.
Calgary MP Michelle Rempel Garner complains that the premier’s LRT talk ignores the transportation needs of residents of her north Calgary federal riding.
The Strange Case of Dr. Joffe and Dr. Joffe: Did Premier Danielle Smith want the COVID contrarian Dr. Joffe when her health minister appointed the mask-mandate supporting Dr. Joffe?
Whatever are we to do now that the spring of crypto has given way to winter in Wild Rose Country? Premier Smith?
It is not yet clear if Jason Kenney will adopt a diet of honey and wild locusts, as befits a prophet wandering in the wilderness, to go with his grizzled and Lula-like whiskers.
The NDP’s Gwendoline Dirk won the vote outright for the NDP within the boundaries of the City of Medicine Hat. Is that a harbinger of things to come when Calgary residents get a chance to vote?
There’s not a lot of light between Nadine Wellwood’s beliefs, so bonkers they got her disqualified as a UCP candidate, and those of Danielle Smith, so mainstream they got her elected premier.
There is no reasonable excuse for the city administration, which includes its own legal staff to advise it on such matters, to have missed the requirements of Section 8 of the Libraries Act.
Premier Danielle Smith appears to be reaching into some pretty strange corners to find anti-vaccine voices to support her crackpot views about public health in general and COVID-19 in particular.
Danielle Smith may win next Tuesday’s by-election in a safe rural riding, but anything short of total electoral shock and awe is going to contribute to the narrative of an inevitable NDP victory in 2023.
Preston Manning, who is 80 and not really a player any more, celebrated the 35th anniversary of his ascension to the leadership of the Reform Party of Canada 35 years ago on Monday.
The actions of the convoy insurrection last February defied the rule of law; the right of CUPE members to negotiate an agreement within a codified structure of labour relations defines it.