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David J. Climenhaga | Albertans long ago "decided that a drunken, blow-out dance party today was better than a string of candle-lit dinner parties down the road."
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David J Climenhaga | The latest Alberta political poll, reported in the National Post, just doesn't make any sense. Nor does the Post's analysis of it. They're both likely wrong.
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David J. Climenhaga | Thanks to the Baker Street Digital Irregulars, we're making a little progress toward discovering who's behind that controversial push poll that's been robo-calling Albertans the past few days.
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Calgary South Health Campus
David J. Climenhaga | Right-wing leader Danielle Smith's analysis of the problem with Calgary's new hospital may be correct, but her policy prescriptions are bound to be dead wrong.
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Alberta NDP Leader Brian Mason
David J. Climenhaga | If present trends continue, it is entirely possible that the Alberta NDP, and not the Wildrose Party, could emerge as the Official Opposition after the next provincial election.
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Alison Redfird takes the oath of office as Alberta premier
David J. Climenhaga | Now that Alison Redford has been safely sworn in as Alberta's first woman premier, the fun can really begin.
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Alberta Conservative leadership frontrunner Gary Mar
David J. Climenhaga | If the Alberta PCs really want to reinvent themselves in order to get a new lease on life with Alberta voters, they have two good choices left in the leadership contest. Neither is likely to win.
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Alberta Premier Presumptive Gary Mar
David J. Climenhaga | Now that his leadership of the Alberta Conservative Party is all but assured, where will Gary Mar run for the Alberta Legislature?
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Ted Morton and the Alberta Tory leadership vote results
David J. Climenhaga | Right-wing Alberta Tory leadership candidate Ted Morton would have done far better last night if he'd forthrightly owned up to using an email address he shouldn't have, and apologized.
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Avid Alberta emailer Freddy Lee "Ted" Morton
David J. Climenhaga | The Alberta neo-Con candidate and his experienced adviser now have until next Saturday to work on changing enough opinions to ensure that Tory voters remember Dr. Morton and forget Mr. Lee.
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Alberta Tory leadership candidate Ted Morton
David J. Climenhaga | The front-running Alberta Conservative leadership candidate, Ted Morton, used a fake name on a real government email address to evade FoI searches and had government documents shredded.
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Canadian Federation of Independent Business VP Dan Kelly
David J. Climenhaga | The CFIB claims to represent about 100,000 "entrepreneurs" in Canada. Alas, those good people aren't getting much value for their membership fees.