Month: August 2019

Alberta Minute: Equalization, Oil Curtailment, and Beer


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: The Legislature is still on break for Summer, but various reviews and consultations are continuing, including the AHS review, and the Red Tape Reduction consultation. On Thursday the Alberta Court of Appeal will hear the government’s appeal on Bill 9, the […]

Alberta Minute: Auto Insurance, Agency Appointments, and Basic Economics


Alberta Legislature by IQRemix on Flickr


Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: The Legislature is still on break for Summer, but various reviews and consultations are continuing, including the AHS review, and the Red Tape Reduction consultation. Monday will see the announcement of another new Committee, a Supervised Consumption Services Review Committee which […]

Alberta Minute: Consultations, Pay Cuts, and Unemployment


Alberta Legislature by IQRemix on Flickr


Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: The Legislature is still on break for Summer, and the next scheduled meeting is a Standing Committee on Public Accounts meeting on September 10th. Other, as yet unscheduled meetings are, of course, possible. Public consultations continue over Summer, however, with the […]

Alberta Minute: MLA Pay, Free Speech, and Carbon Taxes


Alberta Legislature by IQRemix on Flickr


Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: While the House is still on break for Summer, there is a Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services meeting scheduled for Tuesday. It’s been reported in the media that the Committee will be discussing a cut to MLA’s salaries. The UCP […]