Kenney answers question about UCP candidate whose business was raided by police

(From April 17, 2019) Alberta’s premier-designate took questions from reporters on Wednesday, the first time he did so since he and the UCP were elected to a majority government. The first question he was asked was about the RCMP raiding…

Calgary GSA students react to Jason Kenney’s victory in provincial election

After the Alberta election votes were counted on Tuesday night, many members of the LGBTQ community said they were grieving and feeling disappointed. Many said it felt like a rejection from the province. LGBTQ advocate and Calgarian Pam Rocker said…

Alberta election hot take: Who could make up Jason Kenney’s UCP cabinet?

Albertans have selected the United Conservative Party to form the province’s new government, which means many first-time MLAs and a brand new cabinet. The UCP, formed two years ago by a merger of the Progressive Conservative and Wildrose parties, held…

Notley will stay on to represent Edmonton-Strathcona, lead Official Opposition: Alberta election 2019

After losing Alberta’s premiership Tuesday night, NDP Leader Rachel Notley announced she will stay on to represent her riding, Edmonton-Strathcona, and lead the official Opposition in the legislature. Notley said it was an honour to serve as premier and will…

Major upsets in the Alberta election

Tuesday’s provincial election in Alberta had dozens of seats change hands between the United Conservatives and NDP. Below are some of the major upsets. Larivee falls in Lesser Slave Lake Danielle Larivee, minister of children’s services and status of women,…

Alberta NDP’s Shannon Phillips re-elected in Lethbridge-West

The Alberta NDP’s Shannon Phillips has been re-elected in the riding of Lethbridge-West. Phillips, who will return to the Alberta legislature for her second term as the riding’s MLA had received more than 7,300 votes as of 10:20 p.m Tuesday…

Alberta UCP’s Nathan Neudorf wins Lethbridge-East

Alberta United Conservative Party candidate Nathan Neudorf has been declared the winner of Lethbridge-East. Neudorf defeated the NDP incumbent Maria Fitzpatrick, receiving more than 4,900 votes as of 9:35 p.m. on Tuesday, with 65 of 93 polls reporting. READ MORE:…

UCP wins Alberta election – here’s a look at the promises made by Jason Kenney

Global News has projected a majority government for Jason Kenney and the United Conservative Party. Here’s a look at some of the main promises Kenney made before and throughout the election campaign that helped the UCP gain support. READ MORE:…

Jason Kenney’s United Conservative Party wins majority government

Albertans are expected to give Jason Kenney and the United Conservative Party an overwhelming mandate to scrap the carbon tax and usher in a new era of fiscal conservatism as Global News projects the party will be handed a majority…

Who will be Alberta’s next premier? Voters head to the polls after divisive election campaign

After a four-week Alberta election campaign that some described as the most divisive in recent memory, it will all come to a close Tuesday night. It’s election day in Alberta and voters will finally find out who will lead the…