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News

UCP spending $6M on “sunshine list” staffers, double what NDP did

The UCP are spending over $6 million on 51 “sunshine list” staffers, compared to the NDP, who spent $3 million on 24.

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UPDATED: UCP’s August fiscal update hides severity of budget cuts

An earlier version of this article misrepresented data from the 2020–2021 fiscal update.

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UCP and NDP tied in new poll, NDP leading in Calgary & Edmonton

NDP leading among young, female, urban, university-educated voters. UCP leading among older, male, rural, college-educated voters.

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How the UCP could lose the 2023 provincial election

Some people are convinced that the UCP are guaranteed a win in 2023. Me? I’m not sold on that idea just yet.

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The real story behind the Taber Crown land deal

What the media isn’t covering in their stories about the Taber Crown land auction

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News Uncategorized

Alberta workers ignored during COVID-19 crisis

Recent measures announced by the provincial government are not designed to help workers. Very few workers will benefit from them.

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News

Alberta is not maintaining healthcare spending

The health minister is trying to suggest that Alberta is maintaining spending, assuaging fears that they’re making spending cuts to healthcare.

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Opinion

Tax cuts are job cuts: a running total

In this article, I will keep a running total of the number of public sector job losses in Alberta.