WEXIT political party can now run candidates in Canadian federal elections

WEXIT Canada will be on the ballot for Western Canadian voters in the next federal election Elections Canada granted eligibility to the Western separatist group on Friday. READ MORE: Western frustration fuels Wexit separatist movement WEXIT Canada will become an…

Chrystia Freeland meets with Jason Kenney and Naheed Nenshi in Calgary

January 7 2020 8:12pm Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland met with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and Mayor Naheed Nenshi in Calgary on Tuesday. Gil Tucker reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object”…

Deputy PM Chrystia Freeland meets with Kenney and Nenshi in Calgary

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 7, 2020 4:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he hopes to see concrete action in short order after meeting…

Scott Moe wants to grow provincial independence

December 30 2019 4:27pm Premier Scott Moe reflects on western alienation and how Saskatchewan moves forward with federal frustrations. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({…

Sask. premier wants to grow provincial independence after year of western alienation

The idea of western alienation became one of the dominant political themes in Saskatchewan and Alberta throughout 2019. Related News Much of this frustration with Ottawa has been spurred policies like the carbon tax, changes to the environmental assessment legislation…

Canadians divided on whether the West has legitimate beef with feds: Ipsos

Canadians are no less divided now than they were just after the election, according to a new Ipsos poll exclusively for Global News. And while clear majorities of respondents in the Prairie provinces say they “have good reason to be…

Trudeau’s special representative to the Prairies looking to listen

The Prime Minister’s new special representative to the Prairies says he will be focusing on current challenges as well as looking to the future. “We recognize this is a very tough moment,” Manitoba MP Jim Carr said. “The pain is…

Alberta’s ‘Fair Deal Panel’ holds town hall in Calgary

Alberta’s “Fair Deal Panel” is making its way across Alberta, holding a town hall in Calgary on Tuesday night. The panel is made up of current and former politicians along with business, Indigenous and legal leaders. Related News They have…

Alberta’s premier pushes ‘vital economic interests’ to Trudeau government

December 10 2019 8:15pm Alberta’s premier has met with the prime minister to advocate for the province’s interests. Tomasia DaSilva reports on how he fared. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” )…