|Blog David J. Climenhaga | The public side of politics did not seem to come easily to Bill Bennett, who lacked the oleaginous charm of his old man.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | It's reasonable for undecided voters, strategic voters and the like to ask the Prentice PCs: "If you lose, what do you plan to do after the election?"|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | When it comes to electing progressive parties, Alberta is not Quebec. But it may be a heck of a lot closer to it than it seems.|
|Blog 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.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | The story of how lawyers were chosen to represent Alberta against Big Tobacco says pretty well everything you need to know about how this province operates after 42 years of PC government.|
A challenge for the Redford Government: use Section 33 of the Charter to impose your unconstitutional lawsDavid J. Climenhaga | Of course, when a government uses Section 33 of the Charter, its intentions are made obvious to all.
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | The centrist coalition is still on offer, as long as centrist voters don't mind half-hidden Tory smirks and Wildrose Party policies.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Media coverage of Saturday's "summit," naturally, took the bait and focused almost exclusively on the sexy non-starter of a sales tax for Alberta.|