daveberta.ca - Alberta politics: Underdog Liberal has a shot in Fort McMurray-Athabasca by-election

TweetFour federal by-elections will be held across Canada on June 30, 2014, including in Alberta’s Macleod and Fort McMurray-Athabasca ridings made vacant by the retirements of Conservative Members of Parliament Ted Menzies and Brian Jean months ago. While most general elections in Alberta can be counted on to result in broad Conservative sweeps, Albertans have shown themselves to be ...

Alberta Diary: Ill wind blows no good for Alberta PCs: caucus member arrested on U.S. prostitution rap

Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo MLA Mike Allen and Alberta Premier Alison Redford in happier times (Edmonton Sun Photo). Below: Mr. Allen’s Minnesota police mug shot; the former Wildrose MLA for the riding, Guy Boutilier. The sordid arrest in St. Paul, Minn., of the Hon. Member for Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo puts the government of Premier Alison Redford ...

Dead Wild Roses: Twinning Highway 63 – Socialism!!1!!1!

Shut up you pinko bastards.  Calling for the twinning of a perfectly fine road that will cost taxpayers millions of dollars.  The nanny state can’t take care you and all of your damn problems.   It’s a free country if you don’t like driving highway 63 to Fort McMurray then take an alternate route, or drive ...