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Spring session: Alberta keeps moving forward

News ReleaseSpring session: Alberta keeps moving forward The spring sitting at the Alberta legislature saw several new measures adopted to get Albertans back to work, diversify the economy and make life more affordable for failies. The beginning of spring session was marked by a milestone in Alberta’s Recovery Plan with the introduction of Budget 2022: … Continue reading

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‘With 2021 in the rear-view mirror, 2022 promises to bring far better news to Albertans’ — Premier Kenney
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‘With 2021 in the rear-view mirror, 2022 promises to bring far better news to Albertans’ — Premier Kenney

New Year’s Day: Premier Kenney Premier Jason Kenney issued this statement on New Year’s Day: “With 2021 in the rear-view mirror, 2022 promises to bring far better news to Albertans. “We are projected to lead the country in economic growth in 2022. Alberta’s Recovery Plan will capitalize on that momentum and help every Albertan benefit … Continue reading

Alberta taking immediate actions, clarifying health measures to protect Albertans, health-care system against highly transmissible Omicron variant
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Alberta taking immediate actions, clarifying health measures to protect Albertans, health-care system against highly transmissible Omicron variant

News Release Protecting Albertans against the Omicron variant Alberta is taking immediate actions and clarifying health measures to protect Albertans and the health-care system against the highly transmissible Omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus.  Expanding rapid testing Alberta’s rapid testing program is expanding to allow all Albertans to have access to free rapid tests. Test … Continue reading

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UCP MUST STOP RURAL EMERGENCY ROOM CLOSURES, ENSURE CRITICAL CARE AVAILABLE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

News Release   UCP MUST STOP RURAL EMERGENCY ROOM CLOSURES, ENSURE CRITICAL CARE AVAILABLE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON   EDMONTON – Jason Kenney and the UCP must ensure critical care is available in rural communities over the holiday break, as Fort Vermillion’s emergency room closes.    As of Tuesday night, Albertans in Fort Vermillion will not … Continue reading

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UCP MUST EXPLAIN $28,000 PAYMENT TO SENIOR STAFFER WHO LEFT GOVERNMENT AMID ALLEGATIONS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT 

    News Release UCP MUST EXPLAIN $28,000 PAYMENT TO SENIOR STAFFER WHO LEFT GOVERNMENT AMID ALLEGATIONS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT    EDMONTON – Jason Kenney’s UCP government must explain why a senior staffer who left government amid allegations of sexual harassment was paid more than $28,000 several months after his departure.   Ivan Bernardo, former … Continue reading

New vaccine requirements and COVID-19 measures in Alberta;  Rachel Notley makes  statement in response to Jason Kenney’s COVID-19 announcement
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New vaccine requirements and COVID-19 measures in Alberta; Rachel Notley makes statement in response to Jason Kenney’s COVID-19 announcement

News ReleaseNew vaccine requirements and COVID-19 measures in Alberta Alberta has declared a state of public health emergency and will implement new health measures to expand capacity, increase vaccination rates and reduce transmission of COVID-19. New temporary health measures to help slow the spread of COVID-19 will apply provincewide. This includes new restrictions on restaurants, … Continue reading

KENNEY GOES BACK INTO RESTRICTIONS, WON’T TAKE ALBERTA FORWARD WITH PASSPORTS
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KENNEY GOES BACK INTO RESTRICTIONS, WON’T TAKE ALBERTA FORWARD WITH PASSPORTS

News Release KENNEY GOES BACK INTO RESTRICTIONS, WON’T TAKE ALBERTA FORWARD WITH PASSPORTS   EDMONTON – Jason Kenney’s plan to pay unvaccinated Albertans and return to mask mandates, curfews, and restrictions punishes all Albertans for his political decision not to proceed with NDP Leader Rachel Notley’s vaccine passport plan.   On Friday, Jason Kenney announced … Continue reading