Alberta

Financial fuel for Alberta municipal transit systems

News Release Financial fuel for Alberta municipal transit systems Alberta’s government is stepping up to provide much-needed financial support to cash-strapped municipal transit systems hit hard during the pandemic. Premier Jason Kenney and Transportation Minister Rajan Sawhney announce funding to support transit systems in Calgary, Edmonton and 24 other Alberta municipalities. Alberta is committing $79.5 … Continue reading

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

‘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

‘Today, we have learned of some staggering COVID-19 numbers and little else’ — NDP Deputy Leader Sarah Hoffman
Alberta / covid 19

‘Today, we have learned of some staggering COVID-19 numbers and little else’ — NDP Deputy Leader Sarah Hoffman

  Media Statement NDP Deputy Leader Sarah Hoffman issued the following statement following today’s Alberta public health update:    “Today, we have learned of some staggering COVID-19 numbers and little else.    “The premier failed to share projections or modelling of where we’re going and how many of us will get sick with COVID along … Continue reading

David Shepherd, NDP Critic for Health, statement in response to today’s COVID-19 numbers, the open letter sent by 12 capital region mayors, and the extremist views publish by UCP MLA Pete Guthrie
Alberta / covid 19

David Shepherd, NDP Critic for Health, statement in response to today’s COVID-19 numbers, the open letter sent by 12 capital region mayors, and the extremist views publish by UCP MLA Pete Guthrie

 News Release David Shepherd, NDP Critic for Health, made the following statement in response to today’s COVID-19 numbers, the open letter sent by 12 capital region mayors, and the extremist views publish by UCP MLA Pete Guthrie:   “There were 4,903 new cases of COVID over the long weekend and now 15,486 active cases overall. … Continue reading

NDP CALL FOR PUBLIC INQUIRY INTO UCP’S HANDLING OF PANDEMIC AFTER FIRST WAVE REPORT HIDDEN
Alberta / covid 19

NDP CALL FOR PUBLIC INQUIRY INTO UCP’S HANDLING OF PANDEMIC AFTER FIRST WAVE REPORT HIDDEN

News Release NDP CALL FOR PUBLIC INQUIRY INTO UCP’S HANDLING OF PANDEMIC AFTER FIRST WAVE REPORT HIDDEN  EDMONTON – Alberta’s NDP are calling for a public inquiry into the UCP’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic in the wake of the unconscionable decision to remove testing, tracing and isolation protocols and after it was revealed the … Continue reading

Heritage Day is a great moment to celebrate our province’s history and achievement — Premier Kenney
Alberta

Heritage Day is a great moment to celebrate our province’s history and achievement — Premier Kenney

Heritage Day: Premier Kenney Premier Jason Kenney issued the following statement to recognize Heritage Day: “Heritage Day is a great moment to celebrate our province’s history and achievement.“From Indigenous Peoples who first established communities here to pioneers from every corner of the world, Alberta has been a place where people have come to build their … Continue reading