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Province committed to leadership on climate change

Posted on June 15, 2016

Written by Cam Westhead, MLA for Banff-Cochrane. First published in the Cochrane Times on June 15, 2016. We live in one of the most beautiful places in the world in Banff-Cochrane. I know the citizens…

Carbon levy not just about carbon

Posted on June 10, 2016

Written by Maria Fitzpatrick, MLA for Lethbridge-East. First published in The Lethbridge Herald on June 10, 2016. As I have said many times, we in Lethbridge are gifted with incredible groups of forward…

Reflecting on spring session

Posted on June 10, 2016

Written by Annie McKitrick, MLA for Sherwood Park. First published in Sherwood Park News on June 10, 2016. Like my colleagues, I am glad to see the spring session of the legislature end this week. We…

A healthy environment and a healthy economy

Posted on June 8, 2016

Written by Barb Miller, MLA for Red Deer-South. First published in Red Deer Express on June 8, 2016. Did you know that Alberta burns more coal than the rest of Canada combined? That was a shock to me…

Information on the Climate Leadership Plan

Posted on June 1, 2016

Written by Kim Schreiner, MLA for Red Deer-North. First published in Red Deer Express on June 1, 2016. On May 24th our government announced the implementation of our Climate Leadership Plan. As a resident…

Let's clear the air!

Posted on June 1, 2016

Written by Marie Renaud, MLA for St. Albert. First published in Albertaner on June 1, 2016 One of the things that always gets missed in the debate about a carbon levy is that it’s not just carbon. It’s…

Taking steps to tackle climate issues

Posted on May 27, 2016

Written by Shannon Phillips, MLA for Lethbridge-West. First published in the Lethbridge Herald on May 27, 2016. Climate Leadership Plan will help ensure cleaner air for AlbertansTuesday was an important…

Albertans have risen to occasion

Posted on May 13, 2016

Written by Maria Fitzpatrick, MLA for Lethbridge-East. First published in Lethbridge Herald on May 13, 2016. Thanks to everyone who has stepped forward to help in dealing with Fort McMurray fire As we…

Coming together for Fort McMurray

Posted on May 9, 2016

Written by Estefania Cortes-Vargas, MLA for Strathcona-Sherwood Park. First published in Sherwood Park News on May 9, 2016. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected by the fires around the…

Province will not waver in commitment to fight wildfire

Posted on May 9, 2016

Written by Oneil Carlier, MLA for Whitecourt-St. Anne First published by The Calgary Herald on May 9, 2016 Heartbreaking images of the tragedy unfolding in Fort McMurray have brought Albertans together…

The Alberta Jobs Plan will encourage job creation

Posted on May 1, 2016

Written by Erin Babcock, MLA for Stony Plain In the morning when you get out of bed you make a choice. A choice to look ahead to the future and work hard to make that future better, or to give up and…

$15 minimum wage gives dignity to working Albertans

Posted on April 30, 2016

Written by Christina Gray, MLA for Edmonton-Mill Woods. First published in Calgary Herald on April 30, 2016. No one who works a full-time job in Alberta should have to go to a food bank to feed themselves…