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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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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!

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Alberta’s oil & gas sector generated -$212M in corporate tax revenue last year

Yep. You read that right. Negative $212 million.

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Alberta’s August unemployment rate 4th highest in Canada

And that’s despite gaining nearly 20,000 new jobs.

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Election 2021

Where I stand on climate change

A voter sent me the following question: I see you are taking some questions on your campaign positions and responding on your website. I’m wondering what your position is on climate change action. The recent IPCC report paints a dire picture of the need for immediate and significant action to keep from worsening the climate […]

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Alberta goods more affordable than they were 20 years ago

Alberta workers making the province’s median wage could better afford the cost of living in 2020 than they could in 2000.

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UCP government signs logging agreement with party donor

The donor has given the party (and its predecessors) $20,000 over the last 9 years.

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New study: high energy use & economic growth unnecessary for better quality of life

Researchers found that implementing 8 actions would have a better effect on quality of life than increasing GDP or energy consumption.