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Nearly 5,500 people left Alberta in 2nd quarter of 2021

It’s the 5th quarter in a row with a net loss in immigration between Alberta and other provinces: a combined loss of roughly 16,000 people.

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Canada exported nearly $2B in military goods & tech in 2020

$2 out of every $3 worth of military goods exported last year went to Saudi Arabia.

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Did the NDP corporate tax increase force companies to leave Alberta?

I looked at head office data for Alberta during 2012 and 2019 and compared it to other provinces.

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Blaine Hyggen new Lethbridge mayor with 43% support

This makes Hyggen the 26th middle-aged white man in a row to be elected as mayor of Lethbridge.

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NDP leading the UCP among voters in Calgary, Edmonton & rural Alberta

Plus, the NDP are at their highest level of support since the 2015 provincial election.

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Alberta had worst 3rd quarter since 2016 for physician registrations

The province saw a year-over-year increase of only 0.13%. In 2016, it was 3.35%

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Lethbridge environmental group endorses 9 candidates for city council

SAGE endorses 2 mayoral candidates and 7 councillor candidates.

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Alberta officially has $100 billion in debt

The UCP have borrowed nearly $16 billion a year since being in power, 38% more than the NDP borrowed.

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Alberta electricity provider ends coal mining, shuts down 3 natural gas plants

They plan to focus on renewable energy projects instead.

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Alberta’s unemployment rate increases slightly in September

And that’s despite getting over 15,000 more retail jobs!