daveberta.ca - Alberta politics: Big turnover in Premier’s communications office.

TweetAfter staff departures, Ontarians hold two top roles in Alberta Premier’s Office. Last week it was announced that Jay O’Neill is departing his job as Director Communications under Premier Alison Redford‘s. Although Mr. O’Neill only joined the Premier’s office in late 2011, it is not uncommon for individuals to only fill these types positions for a short period ...

daveberta.ca - Alberta politics: Three investigations kick-off 2013 in Alberta politics.

TweetDespite winning a large majority in last spring’s provincial election, Alberta’s long-governing Progressive Conservatives had a rough ride in the media and on the floor of the Assembly last year. If Tory MLAs hoped for a reprieve in 2013, they may have to wait for a few months. Starting off the year are three investigations ...

David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary: Alison Redford AWOL? Not so says the Premier’s Office

Members of the premier’s communications team in action … not really! Professional government communicators may not be exactly as illustrated. Below: More scenes from Saturday’s Pride Parade. The statement in this morning’s Alberta Diary post that Alberta Premier Alison Redford was absent without leave from yesterday’s Edmonton Pride Parade has provoked a response right from ...