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NDP ASKS CHIEF ELECTORAL OFFICER TO INVESTIGATE KENNEY’S FUNDRAISING

Alberta’s NDP has written to the Chief Electoral Officer, Glen Resler, and asked him to investigate fundraising activities by Jason Kenney and Unite Alberta that they believe to be in contravention of the Elections Financial Contributions and Disclosures Act.

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NDP offers endorsement, saying Kenney is “the right fit” for PCs

Jason Kenney has announced he will be returning from Ottawa to make a leadership bid for the PCs. New Democrats believe that Kenney’s record makes him the perfect candidate to lead the party that Albertans rejected at the polls one year ago.

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Leader's Report - April 4, 2016

On March 3, I celebrated eight years of representing Edmonton-Strathcona as their MLA. Little did I know back then that our small caucus of two would grow to become the government and have the opportunity to implement policies Alberta New Democrats have championed for years: sustainable environmental policy, safe and caring education, farm worker safety, fair corporate and income taxes, and public health care.

 

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Climate Change Statement by Rachel Notley

"Alberta's new government is committed to acting effectively on climate change. We are looking forward to a better partnership with the federal government to pursue these important goals.

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Statement from Hon. Joe Ceci on by-election result in Calgary-Foothills

CALGARY - Hon. Joe Ceci released the following statement on the outcome of Thursday's by-election result in Calgary-Foothills:

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One Hundred Days in Government

September 1st, 2015 marked one hundred days since the NDP formed government. One hundred days ago the cabinet was sworn in on the steps of the legislature, in front of thousands of Albertans who had voted for change.

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Prominent Calgary leaders endorse Bob Hawkesworth in Calgary-Foothills By-election

Calgary - NDP candidate for Calgary-Foothills Bob Hawkesworth received has received endorsements from former colleagues at the municipal and provincial level who are encouraging voters to mark their ballots for him on September 3rd.

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Bob Hawkesworth Selected as Alberta New Democrat Candidate for Calgary Foothills by-election

CALGARY - Tonight hundreds of New Democrats met to elect Bob Hawkesworth as their candidate for the Calgary-Foothills by-election.  
 

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Calgary-Foothills Nomination Meeting

CALGARY - Today Alberta's New Democrats announced the date, time, and location of their nomination meeting to elect the Party's candidate for the upcoming Calgary-Foothills by-election.

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STATEMENT RE PARTY FUNDRAISING APPEAL

In recent days the New Democratic Party of Alberta has sent out information to our members inviting them to attend a public event, the swearing-in of the Government this Sunday. Party members and supporters who wanted to tell us they were planning to attend were then invited to donate to our party.

In this, unfortunately, we were mixing a party fundraising appeal with a publicly-funded event.

This was a serious mistake, conduct we committed to end during the campaign.

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Rachel Notley thanks Albertans for electing her Premier

Well, I think we made a little history tonight!

Friends, change has finally come to Alberta: new people, new ideas, and a fresh start for our great province.

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NDP incumbent candidate Deron Bilous voted in advance polls today

EDMONTON –  Deron Bilous, the NDP’s incumbent candidate for Edmonton-Beverly-Clareview voted in today’s advance poll.

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Mr. Prentice doesn't want you to think about his budget

Jim Prentice is desperate that Albertans think about anything other than his budget - a budget he called this election to ratify; a budget the people of Alberta are overwhelmingly rejecting.

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Three Important Questions for Jim Prentice

Three important questions for Mr. Prentice:

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Rachel Notley responds to PC press conference

EDMONTON-Job creators will have a friend and a reliable partner if Albertans decide the time has come for a change, Rachel Notley said today, replying to a press conference held today by a group of Jim Prentice’s donors.

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BREAKING NEWS: PC donors want PCs to get elected

EDMONTON-A group of PC donors, including a former campaign co-chair, held a press conference today to announce their “perspectives on the provincial election” as members of the business community.

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Rachel Notley's plan for FCSS will reinvest funding for strong and vibrant communities

EDMONTON-Today, Rachel Notley announced that an NDP government will reinvest in Alberta's cities and growing communities through Family and Community Support Services (FCSS), which supports after school programs for kids, child development programs, and counseling for individuals and families.

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NDP incumbent Brian Mason voted in advance polls today

EDMONTON-The NDP candidate for Edmonton-Highlands, Brian Mason, voted in today's advance poll.

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Statement by NDP leader Rachel Notley on the Day of Mourning

NDP Leader Rachel Notley released the following statement on the Day of Mourning:

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Why won't the Prentice PCs come clean on tuition hikes?

EDMONTON- NDP candidate in Edmonton-Highlands-Norwood Brian Mason wants answers from the Prentice PCs after their flip-flops on post-secondary tuition.

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