PETA
Posted in Alberta Local News Alberta Politics News Calgary News Jason Kenney

PETA activists protest at Aberta legislature

“PETA is calling on Premier Kenney to end these devastatingly cruel races.” About 20 people, some wearing cardboard horseface masks, protested at the Alberta legislature…

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Trudeau
Posted in Alberta Local News Alberta Politics News Jason Kenney Politics

Jason Kenney makes Justin Trudeau look good outside Alberta

Justin Trudeau came to Alberta last week and amidst stoneface employees at the Trans Mountain pipeline terminal just outside Edmonton held what can only be…

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Trudeau
Posted in Alberta Local News Calgary News Edmonton News Jason Kenney National Politics United Conservative Party

Trudeau criticizes conservative premiers

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau suggested during an appearance in Edmonton Friday that politics are getting in the way of infrastructure needs for conservative premiers across…

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Premiers
Posted in Alberta Local News Calgary News Jason Kenney National Politics United Conservative Party

Premiers hosted at Calgary Stampede by Kenney

Five premiers with similar grievances against Ottawa gathered Monday for an informal confab in Calgary, where they shared notes ahead of this week’s first ministers’ meeting and…

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foreign
Posted in Alberta Local News Calgary News Jason Kenney National Politics

Province takes aim at foreign funded groups

 The Alberta government has opened a new offensive in the fight against oilsands critics, announcing on Thursday a public inquiry into the finances of environmental…

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NDP
Posted in Alberta Local News Calgary News Jason Kenney National Politics

NDP ‘lied’ about Alberta’s finances declares Kenney

Kenney said NDP ‘lied’ about Alberta’s finances. New numbers suggest otherwise Premier Jason Kenney accused the previous NDP government of lying to Albertans about the…

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Senate
Posted in Alberta Local News Alberta Politics News Calgary News Jason Kenney Politics

Alberta to hold elections for Senate seats

Kenney’s government will soon introduce legislation to give Albertans a say on who represents them in the Senate After the Senate passed the Liberal government’s…

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tax
Posted in Alberta Local News Jason Kenney National Politics

Alberta launches court challenge of federal carbon tax

Alberta asks Court of Appeal to look at constitutionality of federal carbon tax,the province wants a legal opinion on the constitutionality of Ottawa imposing the…

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Carbon tax
Posted in Alberta Local News Jason Kenney

The federal carbon tax to be imposed in Alberta

Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna has notified the Alberta government they will face a federal carbon tax on Jan. 1, 2020. Ottawa plans to impose…

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climate change
Posted in Alberta Local News British Colombia Calgary News Canmore News Fort McMurray News Jason Kenney National

Scientist says fires in Alberta linked to climate change

“We are seeing climate change in action,” says University of Alberta wildland fire Prof. Mike Flannigan.  In May 2016, a wildfire near Fort McMurray forced more…

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