‘Albertans will be disappointed’ with two-party legislature: pollster

For the first time since 1993, representatives from only two of Alberta’s political parties will be heading to the legislature. It’s only the fourth time this has happened in the province’s history. In 1905 and 1913 the Liberals took power…

By the numbers: Alberta election 2019

Alberta’s April 16 election saw a major shift in the province’s landscape with the United Conservative Party winning a majority government. The UCP and NDP were the only parties to win seats on Tuesday night, with the Alberta Party’s two…

Alberta election Day 28: One last push on the eve of election day

Four weeks after the writ was dropped, Alberta’s party leaders are making one final push before Tuesday’s Alberta election. The leaders will focus on Calgary and Edmonton on the last full day of campaign before the election. Story continues below…

New poll suggests UCP holding lead

April 15 2019 7:01am A new Ipsos/Global News poll suggests the NDP has closed the gap on the UCP, but the official opposition still holds a 10-point lead. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…

Alberta election real-time research

April 8 2019 2:17pm The University of Alberta is conducting real-time research of the provincial election. Political scientist Jared Wesley explains what the team has discovered so far. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…

Alberta party leaders begin final campaign push

April 8 2019 2:02pm The final full week on the campaign trail kicked off Monday. Kendra Slugoski reports on what the leaders were up to on day 21 of the election campaign. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id =…

Alberta election Day 21: Party leaders spread out across central, southern Alberta

Three weeks after the writ was dropped, Alberta’s party leaders will be spread out around the province on Monday. Here’s a look at where the leaders are on the campaign trail for Monday, April 8: READ MORE: Alberta election —…

Alberta Election Day 21: Monday, April 8

April 8 2019 10:30am On the 21st day of the Alberta election campaign, the leaders were beginning to make their final push to win the votes of Albertans. Kendra Slugoski reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””;…

Alberta election Day 20: where the party leaders are on April 7

As of late Sunday morning, none of Alberta’s four main political leaders had any major public announcements scheduled with just nine days to go until the provincial election. Here’s a look at what the party leaders have planned for Sunday.…

Alberta election Day 19: FCP releases platform and budget

The Freedom Conservative Party (FCP) released its full election platform on Saturday, Day 19 on the Alberta election campaign trail. FCP Leader Derek Fildebrandt The FCP, led by former UCP MLA Derek Fildebrandt, says if elected, it plans to bring…