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Winners, losers and devastating blows in Alberta leaders debate

Winners, losers and devastating blows in Alberta leaders debate | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Alison Redford delivered a serviceable, if unspectacular, performance in Thursday’s debate – but it was Wildrose’s Danielle Smith who came out on top (Winners, losers and devastating blows in Alberta leaders debate http://t.co/NEgA9pdu...)...
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Alberta Politics: Wildrose Leads PCs by 17 | Abacus Data

Alberta Politics: Wildrose Leads PCs by 17 | Abacus Data | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Alberta Politics: Wildrose Leads PCs by 17. April 12, 2012. Wildrose Expands Lead over PCs. Wildrose Dominant in Calgary and Outside Metro Regions; PCs Lead in Edmonton. A new survey from Abacus Data conducted for the Sun News ...
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Alberta Politics: The State of the Parties and Political Leaders ...

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Abacus Data is a full-service strategic research firm located in Ottawa. We go deeper, use more advanced methods, and never make a recommendation we cannot back up with rigourous analysis.
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Alberta election 2012: Environment issues largely missing from election campaign

Alberta election 2012: Environment issues largely missing from election campaign | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Alberta’s oilsands and their environmental legacy — perhaps the single issue that most defines the province’s economy and relationship with the world — has been largely absent from political debate since the provincial election was called,...
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Danielle Smith Wildrose views on moral issues

The two minute video you need to watch before you vote on April 23rd. Responses from Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith on important moral issues from May 2011.
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Alberta election 2012: Environment issues largely missing from election campaign

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EDMONTON - Alberta’s oilsands and their environmental legacy — perhaps the single issue that most defines the province’s economy and relationship with the world — has been largely absent from political debate since the provincial election was...
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thorny wildrose candidate's intolerant views are out of step with ...

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daveberta.ca – Alberta politics blog. "…Dave Cournoyer isn't some obscure fat frat boy with a sticky-up haircut." – Neil Waugh (Edmonton Sun). Subscribe to daveberta.ca – Alberta politics blog · Newsreader · Google Reader ...
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Edmonton, Calgary up in the air as another poll shows tightening Alberta race

Edmonton, Calgary up in the air as another poll shows tightening Alberta race | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Another poll shows Alberta's election race narrowing - but voters are split on regional breakdowns in the province's two major cities.
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Another Wildrose candidate in hot water

Another Wildrose candidate in hot water | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Retired pastor Ron Leech apologizes but insists white-advantage comments taken out of context; party leader says she’s ‘not concerned’ by them (First this http://t.co/bZMmDGQJ , then this #OtherRonLeechAdvantages...
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Calgary becomes ground zero in Alberta’s seismic political shift

Calgary becomes ground zero in Alberta’s seismic political shift | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Tory and Wildrose parties zero in on swing ridings in city that could be key to victory (#Calgary becomes ground zero in Alberta’s seismic political shift http://t.co/Nu3Qpu6R (G&M rpt)...)...
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Alberta Election 2012: More than 400 throw their hats in the ring - Edmonton Journal

Alberta Election 2012: More than 400 throw their hats in the ring - Edmonton Journal | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
CTV.caAlberta Election 2012: More than 400 throw their hats in the ringEdmonton JournalEDMONTON - More than 100 people are running to represent Edmonton's 19 provincial constituencies, according to a confirmed list of candidates now available on...
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The Globe and Mail - Home

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The Globe and Mail offers the most authoritative news in Canada, featuring national and international news (Ex-premier Lougheed rises to Redford’s defence - The Globe and Mail: http://t.co/g54udy9o - Josh Wingrove...)...
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Alberta Liberals turn back the clock to press NDP on power prices

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Prop from former leader Laurence Decore’s day gets new life as a ‘shock clock’ to illustrate accumulation of Alberta energy prices over national average (Alberta Liberals turn back the clock to press NDP on power prices http://t.co/1lOu3EBb...)...
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Shannon Phillips on Health Care at the Doorsteps

Shannon Phillips, NDP candidate for Lethbridge-West speaks about what she has been hearing about health care on the doorsteps.
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no knockout punches as candidates give it 110% in alberta's leaders ...

no knockout punches as candidates give it 110% in alberta's leaders ... | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Really? I thought Raj Sherman did very well. The Calgary Herald also agrees that Raj did fairly well: http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/politics/Alberta+party+leaders+testy+during+televised+debate/6450801/story.html ...
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Why are politicians not talking about Alberta's 'billion-dollar ...

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CALGARY — University of Alberta economist Andrew Leach prepared a bingo game ahead of the provincial election leaders' debate, in which viewers could mark a box every time the politicians uttered energy-related ...
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Alberta Politics: Evaluating the Campaign Promises | Abacus Data

Alberta Politics: Evaluating the Campaign Promises | Abacus Data | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Alberta Politics: Evaluating the Campaign Promises. April 15, 2012. On Saturday, we released a report on what Albertans thought about the parties and party leaders. The results came from an online survey we conducted from April 5 to 10 that ...
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Stephen Taylor – a blog on Canadian politics » Redford's new ad

Stephen Taylor – a blog on Canadian politics » Redford's new ad | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Redford's new ad. Take a look at the PC Party of Alberta's new ad featuring their leader Alison Redford. In the ad, there's a featured shot of an oil production facility with the words “Leading the Nation”.
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Alberta Firewall « Canadian Rattlesnake

Alberta Firewall « Canadian Rattlesnake | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
By raising such a “bogeyman,” Smith is tapping into a deep vein within Alberta politics that casts the province as both assertive and insular, he said. “Firewall Alberta is derided across the rest of the country,” Foster added.
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Real conservatives vs PCs or CINOs is right-wing political ...

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Now, I am hearing and reading the same type of complaints about the Alberta PCs! Look, I live in Ontario so I won't butt into Alberta politics. But, my three siblings live there so I can, at the very least, recommend turning down ...
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Alberta Election 2012: Calgary-based Wildrose candidate attributes his electoral edge to being Caucasian (Audio)

Alberta Election 2012: Calgary-based Wildrose candidate attributes his electoral edge to being Caucasian (Audio) | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
The controversial views of Wildrose candidates continued to be a major distraction for leader Danielle Smith on Tuesday, after one of her Calgary-based nominees found himself in hot water for comments that suggested his chances of victory were...
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a wildrose government will need a real opposition.

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Alberta Election 2012: PCs pledge free insulin pumps for Type 1 diabetics - Edmonton Journal

Alberta Election 2012: PCs pledge free insulin pumps for Type 1 diabetics - Edmonton Journal | Bits and Bites | Scoop.it
Alberta Election 2012: PCs pledge free insulin pumps for Type 1 diabeticsEdmonton JournalEDMONTON - People with Type 1 diabetes will be eligible for free insulin pumps if the Progressive Conservatives win the provincial election, Health Minister...
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Wildrose’s behaviour bonds aim to nip ‘bozo eruptions’ in the bud

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Danielle Smith confirms candidates pay $1,000 bonds for good conduct, which they get back after the election – if they behave (RT @Nicole_Hankel: Incredible!
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Wildrose’s behaviour bonds aim to nip ‘bozo eruptions’ in the bud

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Danielle Smith confirms candidates pay $1,000 bonds for good conduct, which they get back after the election – if they behave (Wildrose’s behaviour bonds aim to nip ‘bozo eruptions’ in the bud - The Globe and Mail:...)...
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