UCP government prepares to end climate leadership plan as MLAs sworn in

As Alberta contends with more wildfires than average, Environment Minister Jason Nixon says his government is not in climate change crisis mode. As Alberta contends with more wildfires than average, Environment Minister Jason Nixon says his government is not in…

UCP members sworn in at Alberta legislature ahead of spring session

It’s officially a full house at the Alberta legislature. The 63 members of the United Conservative caucus, including Premier Jason Kenney, were sworn in at the legislature on Tuesday morning. They join 24 members of the Opposition NDP caucus, including…

Alberta legislature resumes with carbon tax, desk thumping on agenda

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s government heads to the legislature this week to make noise with an ambitious legislative agenda while trying to keep a hush on daily affairs. Kenney has promised what he calls a “spring of renewal” in the…