Month: July 2019

Alberta Minute: Sunshine Lists, Oil Curtailment, and Electricity Markets


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: Obviously, the House is still on break for Summer, and this week there are no Committee meetings either. The next scheduled Committee meeting is a Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services meeting on August 6th. The Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship […]

Alberta Minute: Committees, Courts, and Gas


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: The Legislature’s various Committees start meeting again this week, with a Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship meeting on Monday, including a review of the Public Sector Compensation Transparency Act. The Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future will meet on Tuesday, and […]

Alberta Minute: Consultations, Free Trade, and Carbon Taxes


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: With Stampede over, most politicians will be taking a break or working locally in their constituency, but the machinery of government will continue to operate over summer, with a number of consultations already underway, and a couple more getting started this […]

Alberta Minute: Filibuster Ends, Legislature Summer Break, and Calgary Stampede


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: Thanks to the end of the opposition’s filibuster (just in time for Stampede – surely a coincidence!), the Legislature is now on break for the Summer. Jason Kenney will hold a pre-meeting meeting with Doug Ford (ON), Scott Moe (SK), Blaine […]

Alberta Minute: Canada Day, Legislature Updates, and Court Cases


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: The Legislature will reconvene on Tuesday instead of Monday due to Canada Day. In celebration of our new found liquor freedom, here is a list of Alberta day-use areas where you can now open a cold one in public. It’s unclear […]