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Standard & Poor’s downgrades Saskatchewan’s credit rating and The Anger Machine falls silent: PHOTOS: Like a flock of starlings, the entire Canadian Perpetual Outrage Industry knows when to wheel and turn instantly. Since they do it electronically, it’s almost as if they’re … a machine! Below: Brad Wall, the crumbling Colossus of the Prairies, and Stephen Harper, the former prime minister...
A spectre is haunting Alberta, and Wildrose Leader Brian Jean wants to assure you it’s not him!: PHOTOS: The plot thickens … like the gravy at a certain truck stop restaurant. The spectral presences of Jason Kenney and Stephen Harper eating breakfast are not quite visible in the booth. Below: Mr. Jean, plus the real Mr. Kenney and the real Mr. Harper as he may appear today. A spectre is haun...
Jason Kenney’s bizarre ‘Brexit’ broadsides: the explanation is in the dog-whistle: ILLUSTRATION: Press Progress’s take on Jason Kenney’s “Brexit” broadsides Thursday night and yesterday morning (Press Progress image). Below: The Acme Professional Dog Whistle, now commanding attention all over the world. It is made in U.K. You don’t even have to make this stuff up! Below that li...
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Conservatives nominate candidate in Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner: Glen Motz will be the Conservative Party of Canada candidate in the upcoming federal by-election in the riding of Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner. Mr. Motz defeated five other men, including former Wildrose Party leader and Cardston-Taber-Warner MLA Paul Hinman, in a contest that... Continue Reading →
Reform Party of Alberta now officially registered as a political party: In the midst the latest round of unite-the-right chatter, conservative voters in Alberta now have another party to cast their ballots for. The Reform Party of Alberta is now officially registered as a political party with Elections Alberta. The party... Continue Reading →
How Young Voters are accessing information about elections, from the National Youth Voter Survey: “Young people don’t vote,” is a common refrain heard in Canadian politics and until recently, low voter turnout by younger voters supported that claim. The recently released National Youth Voter Survey conducted by Elections Canada following the 2015 federal elections suggests that... Continue Re...
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Update: Skies clear as Fire Aid concert raises cash for Fort McMurray in wake of wildfire: Organizers of a benefit concert for Fort McMurray residents were serious when they said the show would go, rain or shine. Concertgoers braved a downpour, hail and a severe thunderstorm warning Wednesday evening to make their way to Fire Aid, which was held at Commonwealth Stadium, to see Nickelba...
Paula Simons: The sounds of silence: Edmonton city council moves metro region debate behind closed doors: More open discussion behind closed doors? Oh, the irony.
Tensions ease in Edmonton's annexation bid of Leduc County land: Metro leaders turned down the heat on Edmonton’s annexation bid Wednesday, putting two of the most emotional arguments on the back burner. Any new suburb built on contested Leduc County land must look urban, says an agreement reached at the Capital Region Board’s growth task force. The task force...
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Why I’m Supporting Don Iveson: In tomorrow’s civic election, Don Iveson is my pick for Mayor. First, a disclosure and a couple of comments: Don and his wife Sarah are friends, and I am a part of Don’s campaign team. It’s worth reiterating that this is purely a personal opinion, not an endorsement on behalf of any organization...
Arenas and Civic Myopia: This afternoon, Edmonton City Council will consider the Master Agreement for the proposed downtown arena. It will almost certainly pass, with some contingency to cover the missing $100 million if provincial funds don’t materialize. The purpose of this post isn’t to rehash the debate. The argumen...

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