Month: June 2019

Alberta Minute: Calgary Council, Trans Mountain, And Carbon Taxes


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: Debate will continue on a variety of government bills, including Bill 10 (Alberta Personal Income Tax), and Bill 7 (Municipal Government Property Tax Incentives). The legislature will also debate Bill 11 (Fair Registration Practices Act) which aims to speed up the process of newcomers […]

Alberta Minute: Property Taxes, Ottawa Decides Alberta’s Future, And Constitutional Rights


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: Bill 5 (Supplementary Supply), Bill 8 (Education), Bill 9 (Public Sector Wage Arbitration Deferral) and Bill 10 (Alberta Personal Income Tax) are all at Second Reading. Bill 7 (Municipal Government Property Tax Incentives) is likely to pass this week and, while […]

Alberta Minute: Filibusters, Taxes, and Pipelines


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: In the Legislature, Bill 2 (An Act to Make Alberta Open for Business), Bill 3 (Job Creation Tax Cut), and Bill 4 (Red Tape Reduction Act), are all at Committee of the Whole. Bill 7 (Municipal Government Property Tax Incentives), and […]

Alberta Minute: Fire, Supply Bills, Carbon Taxes, And Calgary Taxes


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: Wildfires continue to ravage Northern Alberta but, thankfully, thousands of evacuees from the High Level area will be able to return home on Monday. Firefighters have been successful in building fire breaks and conducting controlled burns to protect the communities threatened […]