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UCP JOBS NOW PROGRAM IS TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE

Posted on May 19, 2021

EDMONTON - The UCP’s much-delayed and miniscule Jobs Now program will not be nearly enough to make up for the jobs lost under the Kenney government, according to Alberta’s NDP. The program was initially…

ALBERTA RECEIVES SIXTH CREDIT DOWNGRADE UNDER UCP

Posted on May 18, 2021

EDMONTON - Alberta has received its sixth credit downgrade under the UCP government after S&P Global Ratings cut Alberta’s credit rating from A+ to A. As part of their rationale for the rating decision,…

SCHOOL BOARDS OVERWHELMINGLY REJECT KENNEY CURRICULUM

Posted on May 14, 2021

EDMONTON - It’s time for Jason Kenney to listen to Albertans and scrap his botched curriculum, after Alberta school districts have overwhelmingly refused to pilot it. “Alberta students deserve a modern…

NO PANDEMIC SUPPORT FOR LIVE EVENT INDUSTRY

Posted on May 14, 2021

EDMONTON — After more than a year of the live event industry begging the UCP government for pandemic support, the Government has announced a project-based grant that will leave venues on the hook for…

CONTACT TRACING OVERWHELMED AGAIN, SAYS AHS MEMO

Posted on May 13, 2021

EDMONTON -  Jason Kenney and the UCP have once again allowed Alberta’s contact tracing system to be overwhelmed, leaving small business owners responsible for their own contact tracing, according to…

NOTLEY TELLS KENNEY TO SHOW UP ON LINE 5

Posted on May 12, 2021

EDMONTON - NDP Leader Rachel Notley is calling on Jason Kenney to show up as Premier of Alberta and advocate for Line 5 as the Governor of Michigan continues her attempts to shut the pipeline down. …