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Karl Nerenberg | The week since the Wednesday, October 22 shootings has seen a moving blur of federal political events. There were debates on anti-terror measures, income-splitting, refugee bashing and much more.
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Chrystia Freeland
David J. Climenhaga | If the Liberals do well in Edmonton-Strathcona in 2016, the Conservatives will win in the riding. Unfortunately, it's that simple.
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Bubbles & Underwear Models at Edmonton's Pride Parade
David J. Climenhaga | When chartered banks and dog-rescue societies have floats in a local Pride Parade, you've got to know that more than just the parade has gone mainstream.
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Brent Rathgeber
David J. Climenhaga | Media darling Brent Rathgeber has floated the idea of forming his own political party to assist with fund-raising activities. The Independent Alberta MP promises to consult his constituents.
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Ryan Hastman
David J. Climenhaga | If a New Democrat beats both Ryan Hastman and Brent Rathgeber, each for a second time, in 2015, it'll be one for the Guinness Book of World Records!
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Jimmy Carter
David J. Climenhaga | Good for Parliamentarians like NDP MP Linda Duncan for keeping an eye on Sunday's Ukrainian election. But the next time we have an election here in Canada, who are we gonna call?
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Linda Duncan
David J. Climenhaga | Twenty-five Conservative MPs from Alberta, and not one of them had anything to say in Parliament about Peter Lougheed! Their silence speaks for itself!
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David Swann
David J. Climenhaga | The still secret ingredient: a high-profile NDP candidate who would appeal to Liberals, Greens and New Democrats alike. There is such a person, of course.
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Yellowhead MP Rob Merrifield
David J. Climenhaga | When the going gets tough, Alberta's "tough" Conservative Members of Parliament get gone.
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Federal NDP leadership candidate Peggy Nash
David J. Climenhaga | New Democrats need a leader who can reach out and grab Canadian voters by the lapels and give them a good shake. It's not clear from her Edmonton performance if Peggy Nash can do that.
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"The Redford Files"
David J. Climenhaga | A new Wildrose Party website is the best evidence yet the whole ramshackle far-right project is crumbling in the face of Premier Alison Redford's Tory juggernaut.
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Edmonton-Centre MP Laurie Hawn
David J. Climenhaga | Edmontonians were genuinely shocked to learn from the province that the federal government had pulled $92 million in promised money for a downtown museum, killing the project.