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Controversies have had some questioning Jean's leadership.
He claims the party failed to pay him for consulting.
Perhaps the legislature's early morning start times are too much for the party.
Rampant entitlement and disregard for the rules are part and parcel of Alberta's conservative political class. What's special about the Redford stories is only that she is getting caught and called out on her bad behavior.
The right wing Alberta Wildrose Party moved to the centre on social and environmental issues during their latest annual general
Any betting man would've given the Alberta Wildrose Party a resounding win during the lead up to last year's provincial elections
According to Danielle Smith, there will be not coup to oust her as leader of the Wildrose Party. In a blog post shared with
It's tempting to look at the rise of Danielle Smith's Wildrose Party as an Alberta-only phenomenon. But if current polls hold true, the Wildrose, which garnered only seven per cent of the popular vote in Alberta's 2008 provincial election, is set to topple Alison Redford's Progressive Conservative Government on Monday.
The Conservatives played up the idea of building more prisons and enacting tougher laws. The Tories did this because they knew full well that their right-wing "law and order" supporters would love it, but so would ordinary non-ideological voters who just want criminals thrown in jail. I call this ploy, the "Dirty Harry Gambit."
With Alison Redford at the helm, the Progressive Conservatives are back in their comfort zone, holding a huge lead over their