With hundreds of thousands of acres lost or unused from the 2016 harvest, it’s time for the NDP government to begin to properly support the farmers impacted, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.
Today, the Unity Discussion Group issued a joint statement on the progress of discussions between Wildrose and PC representatives working towards a single unity framework to be approved by the membership of both parties:
Today during budget debate, Finance Minister Joe Ceci admitted the NDP government is deliberately hiding the costs of the carbon tax and expenses under the ‘Climate Leadership Plan’ when calculating annual spending increases.
Today, the Wildrose and Progressive Conservative caucuses stood with representatives from Alberta’s business community to call for the NDP government to extend and enhance the consultation process in its review of the Labour Relations and Employment Standards Codes.
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean is using the example of cooperation between Conservative Leader Rona Ambrose and NDP Leader Tom Mulcair in Ottawa as an example for what he hopes will happen with his motion on sexual assault training for judges and lawyers this afternoon, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.
With Alberta businesses on edge, the NDP government must immediately extend the shockingly short consultation period for their labour review that is being rushed through before changes to the labour code and employment standards are announced, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.
Information from the request for proposal (RFP) that was awarded to Ontario-based Ecofitt to install light bulbs in people’s homes shows the program is in direct contradiction to the NDP government’s ban on door-to-door sales from energy companies, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.