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Statement from Bruce McAllister on starter school announcement

CHESTERMERE, AB (September 22, 2014): Today, Wildrose Education Critic Bruce McAllister released the following statement on Premier Jim Prentice’s decision to build four new starter schools in Calgary:

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Towle statement on Michener Centre remaining open

RED DEER, AB (September 19, 2014): Wildrose Human Services and Seniors Critic Kerry Towle released the following statement today following news that the Michener Centre in Red Deer will remain open:

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New Education Minister more of the same: Putting bureaucrats ahead of students

CALGARY, AB (September 18, 2014): Education Minister Gordon Dirks chose bureaucrats over students when, as a Calgary Board of Education trustee, he led the push for a $285-million headquarters for the CBE, diverting badly needed funds away from the classroom, Wildrose Education Critic Bruce McAllister said today.

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Wildrose Announces 5 Candidates

CALGARY, AB (September 12, 2014): Wildrose is pleased to announce candidates in five constituencies across Alberta. These candidates are:

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Prentice begins Premiership with more of the same: more patronage appointments and broken promises

CALGARY, AB (September 17, 2014): After promising to put an end to appointments for political insiders, Premier Jim Prentice has shown he is just more of the same, appointing friends to senior, high-paying government positions with no competitive application process, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.

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Selling the fleet long overdue, time to start real crack down on government travel: Wildrose

CALGARY, AB (September 16, 2014): Selling the provincial air fleet meets the bare minimum of the tough uphill challenge Premier Jim Prentice faces in taking on his scandal plagued PC government while more needs to be done to crack down on the culture of entitlement surrounding government travel, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.

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Prentice's cabinet marked by more of the same: Wildrose

CALGARY, AB (September 15, 2014): Despite Premier Jim Prentice promising “generational change”, his new cabinet is more of the same, filled with former Redford ministers mired in scandal and unelected individuals in charge of portfolios responsible for over $25 billion in provincial spending, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.

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Statement by Danielle Smith on the resignation of Premier Dave Hancock

HIGH RIVER, AB (September 12, 2014): Today, Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith released the following statement on the resignation of Premier Dave Hancock:

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More to be done on chronic disease management: Towle

CALGARY, AB (September 9, 2014): The latest Auditor General report investigating the management of chronic diseases shows there still remain much needed improvements needed to guarantee quality care to patients living with these conditions, Wildrose MLA Kerry Towle said today.

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Wildrose calls on Prentice to treat Albertans with integrity and respect - call by-election in vacant riding

AIRDRIE, AB (September 9, 2014): Premier-designate Jim Prentice must do the right thing and keep his promise to do things differently and to operate with the utmost of integrity and respect for the taxpayer by immediately calling a by-election in the vacant seat of Calgary-Elbow and run there, the Wildrose Official Opposition said today.

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80 minute wait time for ambulance a sign of a broken health care system: Bikman

LETHBRIDGE, AB (September 9, 2014): Immediate improvements must be made to Alberta’s ambulance dispatch system after a Stirling teen was forced to wait 80 minutes after suffering severe head trauma, Wildrose MLA Gary Bikman said today.

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Prentice must commit to keeping Michener open: Towle

INNISFAIL, AB (September 8, 2014): Now that he’s been named the Premier-designate, Jim Prentice must commit to keeping the Michener Centre open, Wildrose Human Services Critic Kerry Towle said today.

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Smith congratulates Prentice on winning PC leadership

HIGH RIVER, AB (September 6, 2014): Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith released the following statement on Jim Prentice winning the Progressive Conservative leadership:

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Wildrose Opens 4 New Nominations

CALGARY, AB (September 3, 2014): Wildrose is pleased to announce that nominations are now officially open in four more constituencies. These constituencies are:

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Release information surrounding CIBC sole-source contract: Anderson

AIRDRIE, AB (September 3, 2014): The PC government should immediately release all information requested surrounding the sole-source contract Jim Prentice’s former employer, CIBC, received from his leadership campaign co-chair, Manmeet Bhullar, Wildrose Finance Critic Rob Anderson said today.

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Horner must resign and pay back the cost of flying family members on government aircraft: Anderson

CALGARY, AB (September 2, 2014): Finance Minister and Prentice campaign insider Doug Horner must resign and immediately pay back the cost of flying family members on government aircraft at least 23 times, Wildrose Finance Critic Rob Anderson said today.

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End mandatory school fees, sign petition: McAllister

CALGARY, AB (September 2, 2014): Today, Wildrose Education Critic Bruce McAllister is urging Albertans to sign his petition, calling for an end to mandatory school fees in Alberta public, Catholic and public charter schools.

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PCs fail to access federal funding for municipalities for 2014 construction season: Wilson

CALGARY, AB (August 29, 2014): As Alberta heads towards the end of another construction season, the PC government has failed to tap into critical infrastructure funding for municipalities available through the New Building Canada Fund, Wildrose Municipal Affairs Critic Jeff Wilson said today.

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World-class post-secondary, trades and skills training: Tuition increase caps and loan forgiveness

EDMONTON, AB (August 27, 2014): A Wildrose government would cap post-secondary tuition and fee increases,  implement a ‘Student Loan Forgiveness’ program, and work to dramatically improve the availability and number of skilled trade workers, the Wildrose Official Opposition announced today.

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Wildrose Announces 3 Candidates

CALGARY, AB (August 22, 2014): Wildrose is pleased to announce candidates in three constituencies across Alberta. These candidates are:

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