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LAGRANGE STILL HIDING FROM MEDIA AS SCHOOL CASES CLIMB

Posted on September 14, 2020

EDMONTON - Education Minister Adriana LaGrange must emerge from hiding today and answer eight key questions about her mishandling of school re-entry. There are 48 schools with confirmed cases of COVID-19…

UCP NEED TO IMMEDIATELY RULE OUT FURTHER CUTS TO AISH

Posted on September 11, 2020

EDMONTON - The UCP needs to immediately stop any planned cuts to AISH following reports from Postmedia that the UCP is considering further heartless cuts to the supports Albertans with disabilities rely…

COVID-19 OUTBREAK IN LETHBRIDGE SCHOOL

Posted on September 10, 2020

Shannon Phillips, MLA for Lethbridge-West issued the following statement regarding an outbreak of COVID-19 in a Lethbridge school: “Parents, teachers, and families are worried as kids return to class.…

CASCADE PROJECT GOOD NEWS, AIOC PROBLEMS REMAIN

Posted on September 9, 2020

EDMONTON – Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley issued the following statement in response to the announcement of the first AIOC-backed project. “While investment in the Cascade Power Project is good…

UCP PROMISES COVID REPORTING WEBSITE CALLED FOR BY NDP

Posted on September 9, 2020

EDMONTON - With confirmed cases of COVID in dozens of Alberta schools, the UCP government has agreed to produce the website reporting these cases called for by Alberta’s NDP Official Opposition. “Alberta…

FRONTLINE WORKERS STILL WAITING FOR ANSWERS ON WAGE TOP-UP

Posted on September 4, 2020

EDMONTON – Jason Kenney must stop stalling and release a plan to support essential frontline workers with wage top-ups, demands the Alberta NDP Caucus.  As we approach Labour Day the UCP government…

UCP REFUSE TO REDUCE CLASS SIZES WITH FEDERAL FUNDING

Posted on September 2, 2020

EDMONTON -- Despite receiving hundreds of millions of dollars from the federal government, the UCP are still refusing to put the money towards smaller class sizes.  The announcement comes a week after…