|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Alberta Premier rejects "immediate, massive, reckless cuts" proposed by the opposition and vows to stay the course on her government’s chosen role as economic shock absorber.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | According to what is being said in government circles, the government plans to go after another five per cent from the so-called MUSH Sector -- municipalities, universities, schools and hospitals.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Also, Alberta's "Price Trough" is its new "Bitumen Bubble." Stand by for tiresome haircut and belt-tightening metaphors.|
Ceremonial Speech to Chamber starts session, sitting or whatever: Some Honourable Members, 'Arf! Arf!'David J. Climenhaga | The only news of substance in Alberta was that the Legislature is now the regular workplace of a dog for the first time since the election of… OK, this time it's a real dog.