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Jeff Johnson
David J. Climenhaga | Privacy Commissioner Jill Clayton's report could be Premier Hancock's opportunity to rid himself of a turbulent Education Minister who refuses to play by Alberta's new rules.
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David Eggen
David J. Climenhaga | There will be those who scoff at the suggestion the NDP will ever again be the Opposition in Alberta, but you’ve got to be an optimist to be a social democrat in this province.
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Rob Anders and Friend
David J. Climenhaga | In future, it may behoove Conservative politicians who stand foursquare for wide-open gun ownership to keep their own counsel about this opinion, lest they suffer a similar fate to Rob Anders.
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Ken Hughes
David J. Climenhaga | Whether the government wants it or not, health care and the catastrophic role of Alberta Health Services is going to be an issue in the next election -- bad news for leadership candidate Ken Hughes.
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Rob Anders
David J. Climenhaga | The defeat of national embarrassment Rob Anders by former provincial cabinet minister Ron Liepert last night in the race for the Conservative nomination in Calgary Signal Hill marks the end of an era.
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Melissa Mathieson & Rob Anders (NFA)
David J. Climenhaga | An embarrassing photo that showed up online is causing problems for Calgary West MP Rob Anders, widely regarded as Canada's worst MP.
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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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David J. Climenhaga | The job of Liberals and New Democrats and Greens in Calgary Signal Hill is to find a way to defeat the Conservative candidate, whether or not his name is Rob Anders.
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Ron Liepert
David J. Climenhaga | Rumble on the right: Any battle between Calgary MP Rob Anders and former Calgary MLA and cabinet minister Ron Liepert for a new federal seat promises to be bloody, ugly and entertaining.
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David J. Climenhaga | After yet another reshuffling of the Alberta health-care system yesterday, it’s unlikely Alberta Health Services will ever again be run by a board of public-spirited citizens!
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Naheed Nenshi
David J. Climenhaga | No major natural event happens without political consequences. The floods that hit Southern Alberta will be no different, and they will likely do Premier Alison Redford no harm.
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Fred Horne
David J. Climenhaga | It seems likely the firing of the entire Alberta Health Services Board was more thoroughly and carefully premeditated than yesterday’s political illusion suggests.