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

Alberta

UCP’S LACK OF LONG-TERM PLAN FOR CHILD CAREIS SETTING ALBERTA UP FOR FAILURE

News Release UCP’S LACK OF LONG-TERM PLAN FOR CHILD CAREIS SETTING ALBERTA UP FOR FAILURE EDMONTON – Today’s announcement of a federal cash injection into Alberta’s child care centres provides no long-term solution to the child care crisis, says the Alberta NDP Official Opposition. Alberta will be receiving $72-million in federal support to distribute to … Continue reading

Alberta

UCP REFUSE TO REDUCE CLASS SIZES WITH FEDERAL FUNDING

News Release UCP REFUSE TO REDUCE CLASS SIZES WITH FEDERAL FUNDING EDMONTON — Despite receiving hundreds of millions of dollars from the federal government, the UCP are still refusing to put the money towards smaller class sizes.  The announcement comes a week after the federal government announced Alberta would receive $262.8 million in funding for … Continue reading

Alberta

Alberta’s new government charges ahead as it hits 100-day milestone

News Release Government charges ahead as it hits 100-day milestone As it reaches its 100-day milestone, Alberta’s new government is keeping another promise by introducing a $10-million fund to stand up for Indigenous peoples’ prosperity. Premier Kenney recaps promises made, and promises kept during the government’s first 100 days in office. The new Indigenous Litigation … Continue reading