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Is Brian Jean opening the door to repealing Bill 10?

Posted on April 13, 2017

In 2015, the Wildrose voted unanimously for Bill 10, which allowed students to set up gay-straight alliances in schools. Following weeks of uncertainty, and divisions within the Wildrose caucus on whether…

REALITY CHECK: More flip-flops from the Wildrose on GSAs

Posted on April 10, 2017

For immediate release April 10, 2017 REALITY CHECK: MORE FLIP-FLOPS FROM THE WILDROSE ON GSAs EDMONTON – Wildrose MLAs showed up to work today wearing giant buttons with the words “Include Parents”…

Celebrating Sikh Heritage Month

Posted on April 10, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2017 Edmonton – Alberta’s New Democrat Caucus is proud to host a reception at the Edmonton Federal Building to celebrate the declaration of April 2017 as Sikh Heritage…

REALITY CHECK: “Where's Kenney Hiding?” Asks NDP

Posted on April 10, 2017

­­For immediate release April 10, 2017 “WHERE’S KENNEY HIDING?” ASKS NDP EDMONTON – Almost two weeks after deliberately stirring up controversy about GSAs, Progressive Conservative Leader Jason…

The Wildrose just flip-flopped on GSAs, again.

Posted on April 6, 2017

April 6, 2017 For Immediate Release The Wildrose just flip-flopped on GSAs, again. EDMONTON – Wildrose Education Critic Mark Smith gave a prepared statement today, criticizing the government for not…

BRIAN JEAN FLIP FLOPS ON GSAs IN RACE TO APPEASE HARD RIGHT

Posted on April 5, 2017

Immediate Release April 5, 2017   BRIAN JEAN FLIP FLOPS ON GSAs IN RACE TO APPEASE HARD RIGHT EDMONTON – Wildrose Leader Brian Jean’s about-face on whether schools should phone home if students participate…

REALITY CHECK: One question Jason Kenney needs to answer

Posted on April 4, 2017

Immediate Release April 4, 2017   REALITY CHECK: One question Jason Kenney needs to answer EDMONTON- Yesterday, Jason Kenney had an opportunity to explain if he still believes, as he did when he was…

Kenney's Plan Means Repealing Bill 10

Posted on March 29, 2017

Immediate Release March 29, 2017 Kenney’s plan means repealing Bill 10 CALGARY- On March 27, while commenting on gay-straight alliance clubs, PC Leader Jason Kenney told the Calgary Herald Editorial…

REALITY CHECK: Wildrose Plan Would Eliminate New Jobs

Posted on March 6, 2017

CALGARY: Calgary [Mackay-Nose Hill] MLA Karen McPherson is calling on the opposition to explain why they want to put an end to new jobs for Albertans. Today Wildrose critic Don MacIntyre suggested that…