TweetCaught having accepted 45 prohibited donations from municipalities and publicly-funded institutions since 2009, the Progressive Conservative Association spent the past few days sending mixed messages whether it would or already had repaid the full amount of illegals funds as requested by Alberta’s Chief Electoral Officer . Party officials previously stated the funds would be repayed, . . . → Read More: daveberta.ca – Alberta politics: Alberta Tories confused about illegal donations.
TweetVia the Edmonton Journal: Conservative linked to Katz donation named chairman of the Alberta Economic Development Authority BY KAREN KLEISS, EDMONTON JOURNAL JANUARY 30, 2013 EDMONTON – Premier Alison Redford has given a provincial political appointment to a veteran Conservative insider who allegedly brokered a $430,000 donation from Oilers owner and billionaire Daryl Katz. Media . . . → Read More: daveberta.ca – Alberta politics: What the Heck? Tory tied to donation controversy now head of Alberta Economic Development Authority.
Another case of illegal donations to the PC Party has been relvealed.
In the weeks leading to the election call earlier this year, it appeared that a series of illegal donations collected by Alberta’s Progressive Conservative Association could become a defining issue of the campaign. The donations, made public through the great investigative . . . → Read More: daveberta.ca – Alberta politics blog: illegal donations continue to dog alberta’s tories.