Lori Gildemeister

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Reunite Alberta’s right? The Great Wildrose Experiment is going to be hard to undo

PHOTOS: Wildrose Party Leader Brian Jean at the Calgary Stampede. Too country to be electable in the new Alberta? (Photo from Mr. Jean’s Flickr …

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Bowal: There's no recovering costs of Prentice's byelection

<b>By Peter Bowal</b><p>I live in the provincial Calgary-Foothills constituency. Early in the year, my MLA, Jim Prentice, told us constituents, “I am very …

Southwest Calgary Ring Road to be completed in 7 years: Government

<b>WATCH: Premier Notley has acknowledged a commitment to the ring road agreement between Alberta and the Tsuu T’ina Nation. As Doug Vaessen reports a</b> …

Bow Valley Crag & Canyon

INTRO: In May, Herald columnist Valerie Fortney travelled to Kenya and Uganda to visit a couple of charitable organizations supported by southern …

Unemployment in Calgary at highest level in nearly four years

The unemployment rate for the Calgary region hit its highest level in nearly four years in June as 3,200 jobs were shed, according to information …

Myths cloud minimum wage debate, argues Alberta business owner

<b>Welcome to Public Space, a new digital feature for CBC Calgary. Here's how it works:</b><p><b>People are invited to submit opinion pieces on topics of public</b> …

Alberta NDP authorizes 50 percent increase in debt this year

You must be logged in to comment. Click here to log in.<p>Well, no belt tightening in sight with this government, wink, wink, nudge nudge. Time for …

Alberta Government Document Shredding Resumes In Legislature

EDMONTON - Shredding of documents can resume in most Alberta government departments after a review found proper policies are in place.<p>Premier Rachel …

Notley can weather the storm in Alberta

Jim Prentice’s comment that “Alberta is not an NDP province” was arrogance in a nutshell, and pride, as we know, always precedes the fall. Since …

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Dave Mowat to look for common ground in Alberta oil royalty review

CALGARY – Some say Dave Mowat took the job of reviewing oil and gas royalties in Alberta because he is the only qualified executive in the province …

Notley more than Alberta’s problem

It would be easy to dismiss Rachel Notley’s NDP as Alberta’s problem. After all, any buyer’s remorse felt in the traditionally jobs rich, …

Rachel Notley

Brock Harrison: If history is a guide, uniting the right in Alberta will be fraught

During his career­-long struggle for relevancy, former Prime Minister Joe Clark once called the proposed merger of the Canadian Alliance and his …

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Are cracks forming in fortress Alberta?

Alberta has been a conservative fortress for decades. Successive conservative parties (Progressive Conservatives, Reform, Canadian Alliance, and the Conservative Party of Canada) have dominated the federal scene.<p>If you need proof, have consider these facts:<p>In the 2011 election, 27 out of 28 elected …

Rex Murphy: As Alberta is a proxy for the NDP, Ontario is for the Liberals

© 2018 National Post, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. All rights reserved. Unauthorized distribution, transmission or republication strictly …

Pressure builds for Alberta to ban corporate and union donations in municipal elections

On June 22, 2015, Alberta’s new NDP Government passed Bill 1: An Act to Renew Democracy in Alberta, imposing a retroactive ban on corporate and union …

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Alberta faces growing backlog of abandoned oil and gas wells

As Alberta's energy companies struggle through a prolonged bout of low prices, more and more are walking away from their oil and gas wells, leaving a …

Alberta took $5-million bath on sale of much maligned aircraft fleet that may have ended Alison Redford’s career

Alberta taxpayers took a $5-million bath on the sale of the government aircraft fleet, according to provincial finance documents.<p>Although PC premier …

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$20 billlion oil sands project postponed thanks to Alberta's NDP government

You must be logged in to comment. Click here to log in.<p>Haha… Andrew Hutton, relax first off. Secondly, I have read a book before (economics degree). …

Notley hopeful Quebec will warm to Energy East if environment protected

QUEBEC — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley is hopeful Quebec will get behind the Energy East oil pipeline, provided her province does its part to fight …

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Chief says Edmonton sits on stolen Indian land, hopes to reconcile past wrongs

(Members of Papaschase band in the Fort Edmonton area, circa unknown. Courtesy: Papaschase band website)<p><i>Brandi Morin</i> <i><br>APTN National News</i><br>EDMONTON — Long …

Alberta NDP’s energy initiatives carry risk and opportunity

<i>Alan L. Ross, formerly Alberta's provincial representative to Ottawa, is a partner with Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. He has acted for and appeared on behalf of several energy companies.</i><p>The Calgary Stampede is at a close, but a new stampede is just beginning. Alberta's NDP government is ushering in …

Capital not as ‘mobile’ as Alberta oil patch wants Premier Notley to believe

The phrase "capital is mobile" is the garlic bulb the oil patch uses to try to stave off any fiscal-policy changes that would bite into profitability.<p>The rallying cry is getting louder in Alberta as Premier Rachel Notley's New Democratic Party government moves ahead with its pledge to put royalties …

Don’t worry about Alberta’s NDP – worry about energy market access

<i>Adam Waterous is co-head of equity and advisory for the Bank of Nova Scotia.</i><p>The recent election of the New Democratic Party majority government in Alberta has led some in the country's business community to declare that the province's days of leading the Canadian economy are over. They are …

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McMillan: Grow the energy industry, don't just tax it

<b>By Tim McMillan</b><p>These are challenging times for Alberta, the energy sector and for the people and communities who are essential to our province’s …

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EXCLUSIVE AUDIO: Wildrose and PC insiders plotting secret merger talks, again

Can you feel the will-they-won’t-they tension heating up again?<p>Alberta conservatives gathered in suburban Edmonton recently to discuss “What’s Next?” …