Month: September 2019

Alberta Minute: Sunshine List, AUMA Convention, and Corporate Welfare


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: This is the last week off for MLAs before the Legislature returns next week, on October 8th. The¬†Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship will be meeting on Friday to continue their work on the Review of the Public Sector Compensation Transparency Act […]

Alberta Minute: AUMA Convention, Free Trade, and a Boondoggle Train


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: We’re not sure about calling it a summer break anymore, but the legislature is still on break until October 8th. There is a Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future meeting on Tuesday, though. The Committee meeting will, amongst other things, hear […]

Alberta Minute: Consultations, Driver Testing, and Consolidations


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: The House is still on break for Summer, but we now have the date of their return – October 8th, 2019 – slightly earlier than expected. Meanwhile, the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship will be meeting on Thursday to discuss their […]

Alberta Minute: Standing Committees, MacKinnon Report, and TMX Delays


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: There are three Standing Committee Meetings scheduled for the week ahead. On Tuesday and Wednesday¬†there will be a Standing Committee on Public Accounts, and on Thursday there will be a Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund. The Standing […]

Alberta Minute: Federal Overreach, Price Caps, and Sick Days


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Alberta Minute – Your weekly one-minute summary of Alberta politics. This Week In Alberta: The report of the government’s Blue-Ribbon Panel will be released on Tuesday. Finally, we will know just how bad things are. But balancing the budget will require more than just reports. It’s time to make some difficult decisions. Alberta’s Advanced Education […]