Elections Alberta’s website crashed on the night of November 8 — over a by-election. Poli-Nerds for the win! Danielle Smith, Premier of Alberta, takes Brooks-Medicine Hat with 54.5% support If your closest opponent is 28 points behind, you could definitely call that a “decisive win”. If the bar […]
The UCP leadership race has made it almost impossible for us politicos to take a break this summer and I’m feeling it. I’m tired, cranky, and trying to enjoy the few days left until school begins. It should be a happy time in any household. However, my patience […]
Alberta’s PC party was a remarkably successful “big tent” party; not just because of that ideological leeway, but also because it served as a home for those who were not ideologically conservative but were beholden to a conservative identity.
If the UCP can call themselves “united”, the Buffalo Party can get away with a bison logo. When the Wildrose and Progressive Conservative parties voted to merge in 2017, there was an understanding on behalf of some voters that the merger would be a partnership of equals. That […]
Jason Kenney will face the leadership review he agreed to let the UCP members hold in April, and he’ll do it amongst friends. For $10, you can become a member of a private club (if they permit) and for an additional $100 (plus expenses), you too can have […]
In the fairy tale that is Alberta, this major miscalculation is deemed a gift from the Gods, or God, or whomever grants Alberta free money under a conservative government.
But if Kenney doesn’t get an actual win soon, it’ll be “shunned and stunned” for the province’s natural governing party – again.
Alberta’s government is doubling down on their bad decisions and every illness and preventable death that follows belongs to them. Every, single, one.
If you put others at risk, you are the problem.