UCP seeking wage rollbacks from frontline health workers: ‘Shameful’, says NDP Health Critic MLA Shepherd
Alberta

UCP seeking wage rollbacks from frontline health workers: ‘Shameful’, says NDP Health Critic MLA Shepherd

MEDIA STATEMENT: UCP seeking wage rollbacks from frontline health workers Alberta NDP Health Critic David Shepherd issued the following statement after news that the UCP government is seeking a four per cent wage rollback from frontline health workers.    “Frontline healthcare workers have guided Alberta through a dramatic global pandemic for the past 15 months. They have … Continue reading

‘Today, Jason Kenney has once again shown his inability to lead. After removing Rehn from the UCP caucus and swearing to never let him run for another nomination, Rehn is welcomed back because he’s more loyal to Jason Kenney than the people of Lesser Slave Lake’, says NDP deputy leader Hoffman
Alberta

‘Today, Jason Kenney has once again shown his inability to lead. After removing Rehn from the UCP caucus and swearing to never let him run for another nomination, Rehn is welcomed back because he’s more loyal to Jason Kenney than the people of Lesser Slave Lake’, says NDP deputy leader Hoffman

 NEWS RELEASE Alberta NDP Deputy Leader Sarah Hoffman issued the following statement in response to Pat Rehn’s readmittance to the UCP caucus: “Pat Rehn was caught vacationing in Mexico while Albertans made great personal sacrifices. He billed taxpayers for months’ worth of expenses for extended stays in Edmonton. He skipped meetings and failed to show up to serve the Albertans … Continue reading

Cabinet changes support economic recovery and renewal
Alberta

Cabinet changes support economic recovery and renewal

News ReleaseCabinet changes support economic recovery and renewal Premier Jason Kenney has announced several changes to cabinet and welcomed six new members to further support Alberta’s economic recovery. As we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, Alberta’s government is focused on Alberta’s Recovery Plan, a plan to build, diversify the economy and create good jobs.The changes … Continue reading

Getting taxpayers a better deal on the Sturgeon Refinery;  Opposition says ‘Albertans should be deeply concerned that Jason Kenney has made them part owners of one of the most notorious Conservative boondoggles in Alberta history’
Alberta

Getting taxpayers a better deal on the Sturgeon Refinery; Opposition says ‘Albertans should be deeply concerned that Jason Kenney has made them part owners of one of the most notorious Conservative boondoggles in Alberta history’

News ReleaseGetting taxpayers a better deal on the Sturgeon Refinery The Alberta government is getting a better deal for Alberta taxpayers on the Sturgeon Refinery, reducing risk and saving an estimated $2 billion. This timely and necessary step will optimize the refinery’s value and give taxpayers greater control over its operations.Under the new deal, the … Continue reading

`Today is a Canada Day like none other before it. As we celebrate this great nation and all of its privileges and freedoms, Alberta has extra cause for celebration. Today, we become the first province in Canada to lift nearly all COVID-19 health restrictions’— Premier Jason Kenney
Alberta

`Today is a Canada Day like none other before it. As we celebrate this great nation and all of its privileges and freedoms, Alberta has extra cause for celebration. Today, we become the first province in Canada to lift nearly all COVID-19 health restrictions’— Premier Jason Kenney

Canada Day: Premier Kenney Premier Jason Kenney issued this statement to celebrate Canada Day: “Today is a Canada Day like none other before it. As we celebrate this great nation and all of its privileges and freedoms, Alberta has extra cause for celebration. Today, we become the first province in Canada to lift nearly all … Continue reading

Alberta hits 70% threshold, triggering full reopening on July 1; MLA Shepherd says Albertans, not Jason Kenney, deserve the credit for getting to this point in the COVID-19 pandemic
Alberta / covid 19

Alberta hits 70% threshold, triggering full reopening on July 1; MLA Shepherd says Albertans, not Jason Kenney, deserve the credit for getting to this point in the COVID-19 pandemic

News ReleaseAlberta hits 70% threshold, triggering full reopening on July 1 Alberta has reached its final Open for Summer threshold, triggering a two-week waiting period before Stage 3 begins. With 70.2 per cent of eligible Albertans having been vaccinated with at least one dose as of June 17, Alberta will move to Stage 3 on … Continue reading

HINSHAW REFUSES TO EXONERATE KENNEY AND MINISTERS FOR SKY PALACE PARTY
Alberta / covid 19

HINSHAW REFUSES TO EXONERATE KENNEY AND MINISTERS FOR SKY PALACE PARTY

News Release HINSHAW REFUSES TO EXONERATE KENNEY AND MINISTERS FOR SKY PALACE PARTY  EDMONTON – Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw refused to clear Premier Jason Kenney and several members of his Cabinet of any wrongdoing related to their gathering on the rooftop Sky Palace.  Recently released photos show Premier Kenney, along with ministers … Continue reading

Alberta’s Open For Summer Plan; Notley questions pace of reopening plan
Alberta / covid 19

Alberta’s Open For Summer Plan; Notley questions pace of reopening plan

News ReleaseAlberta’s Open For Summer Plan Alberta’s government will remove provincewide health measures in three stages as vaccine targets are reached and hospitalizations decline. Alberta’s Open for Summer Plan provides a three-stage road map to lifting health restrictions and safely getting back to normal.The plan provides Albertans with a clear picture of a summer without … Continue reading

UCP WORRY ABOUT THEIR OWN SAFETY AT WORK, BUT NOT ALBERTANS’
Alberta / covid 19

UCP WORRY ABOUT THEIR OWN SAFETY AT WORK, BUT NOT ALBERTANS’

News releaseUCP WORRY ABOUT THEIR OWN SAFETY AT WORK, BUT NOT ALBERTANS’ EDMONTON — Jason Kenney and the UCP spent Tuesday morning fretting about their own safety at work in the legislature, but then refused to discuss providing paid sick leave to keep Albertans safe in their workplaces. Kenney kept Alberta’s legislature closed for a … Continue reading