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Calgary Sun
Alberta Minister of Finance says deficit to hit $5.9 billion, or more, in first quarter fiscal updateRecord government spending combined with a mild economic recession means Albert
Alberta Minister of Finance says deficit to hit $5.9 billion, or more, in first quarter fiscal update
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
Record government spending combined with a mild economic recession means Alberta’s new NDP government will post an annual deficit north of $5.9 billion this fiscal year — and that’s before things get worse. Finance Minister Joe Ceci said that if... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta NDP unveils royalty review panelThere won't be any changes to Alberta's oil and gas royalty regime for 16 month
Alberta NDP unveils royalty review panel
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
There won't be any changes to Alberta's oil and gas royalty regime for 16 months, said the province's energy minister, as the NDP government launched its royalty review panel on Friday. The royalty review was a key part of the Alberta NDP's election... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Critics call for the Alberta NDP to slow down as oil price dropsCritics are calling on Alberta's NDP government to pitch its flagship policies
Critics call for the Alberta NDP to slow down as oil price drops
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Critics are calling on Alberta's NDP government to pitch its flagship policies overboard as a sharp drop in global stock markets sunk the U.S. benchmark for crude oil below $40 per barrel on Monday. A nine per cent drop in China shares combined with... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta Party calling for power price investigationThe Alberta Party is asking the province’s electricity watchdog to investigate
Alberta Party calling for power price investigation
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
The Alberta Party is asking the province’s electricity watchdog to investigate spring power price spikes in the wake of a scathing ruling from the Alberta Utilities Commission. On July 27, the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) released a more-than... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta NDP face criticism afterMunicipal Affairs Minister Deron Bilous is defending a decision to refuse $27 m
Alberta NDP face criticism after
Calgary Sun / Posted a month ago
Municipal Affairs Minister Deron Bilous is defending a decision to refuse $27 million in “Snowtember” aid funding to Calgary as opposition critics point out that the government finished 2014 with a sizable surplus in disaster relief funds. On... Read more
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Calgary Sun
All-day kindergarten a long way off for Alberta familiesThe NDP government remains committed to funding province-wide all-day kindergar
All-day kindergarten a long way off for Alberta families
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
The NDP government remains committed to funding province-wide all-day kindergarten once Alberta’s finances improve but educators and critics alike want to see progress sooner rather than later. While British Columbia and Ontario have already made... Read more

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