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


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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. Monday will see the announcement of another new Committee, a Supervised Consumption Services Review Committee which […]

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Alberta Minute: Consultations, Pay Cuts, and Unemployment


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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, 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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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