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At right, Calgary-Fish Creek PC MLA Richard Gotfried (from his Facebook page).
David J. Climenhaga | There is part of a long tradition in Alberta politics of dubious Russian political metaphors. PC MLA Richard Gotfried is the latest politician to yield to this temptation.
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David J. Climenhaga | It sure sounds as if President Trump has confused his own government, perhaps his own wonderful self, with the United States itself -- "l'etat, c'est moi!"
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Brian Jean
David J. Climenhaga | If Brian Jean is going to hang on to his leadership of the Wildrose Party, he is going to have to be tougher than he has appeared to be up to now.
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Rick Strankman
David J. Climenhaga | The nine MLAs behind this latest social media tempest probably do comprise the fruitcake fringe of the Wildrose caucus -– but that's 41 per cent, without even counting Derek Fildebrandt!
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Ilya Ponomarev
Christopher Majka | Two principles guide Vladimir Putin's Russia: political dominance of post-Soviet space and the economic supremacy of the kleptocratic state. How, then, should the West deal with the Russian bear?
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Chris Alexander
David J. Climenhaga | When the media's not around, nobody can match Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservatives for immature and angry rhetoric.
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Perfesser Dave
David J. Climenhaga | Perfesser Dave says: “Connect the dots, man! There’s a straight line from Harper to the KGB!”