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Delivering clean air and a strong economy for Canadians; Notley slams new Federal emission targets as ‘fantasy’

News Release Delivering clean air and a strong economy for Canadians VANCOUVER — Canadians have been clear about what they want: clean air and good jobs, a healthy environment, and a strong economy. Today, the Government of Canada delivered a plan that outlines the next steps to continue delivering on those priorities for everyone.The Prime … Continue reading

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

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
Alberta / covid 19

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

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

NDP CALLS FOR STIFFEST COVID-19 FINES IN CANADA,GUIDELINE FROM SOLICITOR GENERAL TO ENFORCE THE RULES
Alberta / covid 19

NDP CALLS FOR STIFFEST COVID-19 FINES IN CANADA,GUIDELINE FROM SOLICITOR GENERAL TO ENFORCE THE RULES

News ReleaseNDP CALLS FOR STIFFEST COVID-19 FINES IN CANADA,GUIDELINE FROM SOLICITOR GENERAL TO ENFORCE THE RULES EDMONTON – Alberta’s NDP is calling for fines issued to individuals violating COVID-19 public health orders to be tripled, a guideline on enforcement to be issued and a streamlined court process as thousands continue to break the law despite … Continue reading

Oppositon leader issues statement on temporary closure of  Olymel plant in Red Deer amid an outbreak of COVID-19
Alberta / covid 19

Oppositon leader issues statement on temporary closure of Olymel plant in Red Deer amid an outbreak of COVID-19

MEDIA STATEMENT: Notley on the temporary closure of the Olymel plant in Red Deer amid an outbreak of COVID-19 The following is a statement from Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley on the temporary closure of the Olymel plant in Red Deer amid an outbreak of COVID-19: “There have been more than 300 cases of COVID-19 … Continue reading

Alberta

NOTLEY RESPONDS TO REPORTS OF KEYSTONE XL CANCELLATION

News Release NOTLEY RESPONDS TO REPORTS OF KEYSTONE XL CANCELLATION The following is a statement from Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley on news that President-elect Joe Biden may revoke permits to construct the Keystone XL pipeline: “The risk surrounding the Keystone XL pipeline has been very obvious for some time. Nevertheless, Jason Kenney jeopardized up … Continue reading

Alberta

NDP Leader Rachel Notley issues statement in response to Premier Kenney’s reaction to the federal Throne Speech

News Release NDP Leader Rachel Notley issued the following statement in response to Premier Kenney’s reaction to the federal Throne Speech: “I was alarmed by the comments we heard from the Premier today. This premier is so desperate to distract Albertans from his inability to create jobs and restart economic growth that he is continuing … Continue reading