Trudeau taps prominent transition advisers in nod to Alberta, Quebec

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is tapping two prominent women with deep roots in Alberta and Quebec to guide the formation of his new minority government. The Prime Minister’s Office on Tuesday confirmed that Trudeau has brought on Anne McLellan and…

‘It’s really unfair’: Online frustration between Alberta and Newfoundland and Labrador following federal election

Albertans’ frustrations over a Liberal Party victory in Monday’s federal election have continued to boil over, but growing anger from Albertans toward Newfoundland and Labrador has been surprising, according to one political scientist. Related News The Liberals were shut out…

With the Liberals’ new minority, Trudeau’s greatest challenge is healing divide with Western Canada

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s minority Parliament will be able to find plenty of common ground with opposition parties on legislative issues, but the real challenge is healing the deep regional divides across Canada, experts say. The Liberals were reduced to…

Federal Election 2019: Trudeau vows to work with premiers in Saskatchewan, Alberta following Liberal lockout

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Oct. 23, that he will be reaching out to provincial premiers across the country, and had already spoken with the Alberta and Saskatchewan premiers, two provinces where the Liberals won no seats during the…

Federal Election 2019: On separation, Alberta premier says ‘we are not alone’

October 22 2019 6:48pm Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says “we should not let Justin Trudeau and his policies make us feel unwelcome in our own country… I’m not going to let Trudeau push me out of my country.” ‘ });…

Federal Election 2019: Alberta premier to create panel to ‘fight for fairness’

October 22 2019 6:44pm Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said his government is developing a news panel that will look at any and all ideas to find the most effective ways to assert fairness for Alberta in the federation. ‘ });…

Oilpatch market reaction muted after election of minority Liberal government

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 22, 2019 2:17 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Investors in the oil and gas sector were shrugging off the federal election results despite…

Federal Election 2019: Alberta sees island of NDP orange in sea of Conservative blue

All but one of Alberta’s 34 seats were won by Conservative candidates in Monday night’s federal election. The lone riding not to go blue was in Edmonton Strathcona where NDP candidate Heather McPherson was elected. Jennifer Crosby takes a closer…

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney to weigh in on federal election results

Posted October 22, 2019 1:35 pm Updated October 22, 2019 2:28 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said he’s spoken to his caucus about Monday night’s election…

Separatist talk renews in Alberta following Justin Trudeau Liberal victory

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party was re-elected Monday night and that has some Alberta residents calling for separation. Related News The Liberals were elected as a minority government but did not win a single seat in the prairies and lost the…