Alberta Liberals forming committee to decide party’s future

June 14 2019 7:56pm The Alberta Liberal Party were shut out of the legislature in the 2019 provincial election, and a committee is being formed to decide the party’s future. Adam MacVicar reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id…

Recount confirms United Conservatives won in tight Calgary-Falconridge race

A ballot recount has confirmed that the United Conservative Party candidate received the most votes in a tight Alberta election race in Calgary — but by a slightly slimmer margin than the original tally. The first count had the UCP’s…

Judge overseeing recount in tight race for Calgary-Falconridge

Ballots from a tight race in last month’s Alberta election are being recounted by hand in a Calgary courtroom. United Conservative candidate Devinder Toor won the Calgary-Falconridge seat by 96 votes on April 16. A judicial recount was requested by…

Notley request for special prosecutor denied for UCP leadership investigations

A request from Alberta’s NDP for a special prosecutor to oversee police investigations into the 2017 UCP leadership race has been denied. On Thursday, Notley wrote to the province’s deputy attorney general calling for Phil Bryden to appoint a special…

Alberta NDP calls for special prosecutor to oversee RCMP investigation of UCP leadership race

NDP leader Rachel Notley has written letters to both Alberta’s ethics commissioner and deputy attorney general asking for a special prosecutor to oversee any police investigation into allegations of voter fraud in the 2017 UCP leadership race. Notley is also…

Calgary MLAs take on key roles in new Alberta cabinet

April 30 2019 8:11pm Calgary is well represented in Alberta’s new cabinet with more than half of its ministers coming from the city. Lauren Pullen has more on what this means for Calgary. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id…

Janet Brown says there are no big surprises in Jason Kenney’s choices for cabinet

April 30 2019 2:48pm Calgary pollster Janet Brown joins Global News to discuss Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s appointments to cabinet. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON(…

Alberta breaks record for most votes cast in provincial election

A record number of Albertans participated in this spring’s general provincial election. On Friday, Elections Alberta reported 1,905,520 votes were cast during the general election, which is the most ever in the province. The voter turnout came in at 64…