Alberta Liberal Party News releases

Alberta Liberal Party News releases

New health data reveals alternate level of care bed days in Alberta’s hospitals is surging due to PC government’s ideologically-driven privatized seniors’ care policies. “The numbers speak for themselves, ” says Swann. “Clearly, there is no medical or financial incentive to continue down this path. So, the motivation must be either ideological or political.”…

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Liberal Party Canada Constitution

Liberal Party Canada Constitution

The Liberal Party of Canada is a national political party registered with Elections Canada. Our party is founded on certain core values. As stated in our party’s constitution, “The Liberal Party of Canada is committed to the view that the dignity of each individual man and woman is the cardinal principle of democratic society and the primary purpose…

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Democratic beliefs on abortion

Democratic beliefs on abortion

PRINCETON, NJ - As the 2012 Republican presidential contenders begin to hone their campaign messages and court social-issues voters, a Gallup analysis reveals the striking homogeneity of rank-and-file Republicans on abortion. Roughly two-thirds of Republicans across most major gender, age, educational, and income lines describe themselves as pro-life,while…

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Alberta Liberal Party David Swann

Alberta Liberal Party David Swann

David Swann was elected to his third term as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the constituency of Calgary-Mountain View on April 23, 2012. From December 15, 2008 to September 12, 2011, Dr. Swann served as leader of the Alberta Liberal caucus, Her Majesty’s Official Opposition. Dr. Swann was appointed to the Standing Committee on Private…

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Alberta Liberal Party executive

Alberta Liberal Party executive

I really cannot improve on this media release sent today from president Todd Van Vliet , so I have posted it in its entirety. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A response from Alberta Liberal Party President, Todd Van Vliet, regarding merger (EDMONTON, AB) A merger of the Alberta Liberals and the NDP? Won’t happen. Why not? Because politics isn’t simply about math…

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Alberta Liberal Party

Alberta Liberal Party

A long-time Alberta Liberal organizer admits the party has hit its lowest point after winning only four per cent of the vote and electing only one candidate to the legislature. We, at this point, have hit rock bottom,said Karen Sevcik, who ran for the Liberals in Edmonton-Glenora. The base we are at right now are our core supporters. The party lacks…

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Leader of Canada

Leader of Canada

Stephen Harper was sworn in as Canada s 22nd Prime Minister on February 6, 2006. Mr. Harper was first elected to the House of Commons in 1993 as the Reform Party of Canada Member of Parliament for Calgary West. He stepped down in 1997 to become Vice President (later President) of the National Citizens Coalition, a non-partisan Canadian organization…

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Liberal Party of Canada beliefs

Liberal Party of Canada beliefs

On May 2nd 2011, Canada will have a federal election. There are four political parties that will likely win seats in Canada’s Parliament. One of them is the Liberal Party. The Liberal Party has made the following election promises regarding immigration: Make fixing the immigration and refugee determination processes a top priority. Specifically, they…

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Liberal Canada logo

Liberal Canada logo

Summary [edit] Non-free media information and use rationale – non-free logo for Liberal Party of Canada Description This is a logo for Liberal Party of Canada. Source The logo may be obtained from Liberal Party of Canada. Article The entire logo is used to convey the meaning intended and avoid tarnishing or misrepresenting the intended image. The logo…

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Liberal views

Liberal views

So why is Hillary Clinton embracing liberal positions at odds with previous ones on a range of issues, such as immigration, gay marriage, and criminal justice reform? The Post’s Anne Gearan gets more detail from Clinton advisers on this question than I’ve seen anywhere else. The crux of the thinking is twofold: Clinton is making a bet on the coalition…

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Liberal of Canada platform

Liberal of Canada platform

EDMONTON – Justin Trudeau’s Liberals are gearing up for a federal election as early as next spring and will eventually release a detailed, fully costed policy platform that focuses on economic insecurities facing Canadian middle-class families. On Tuesday, most of the 37 Liberal MPs gathered for their annual summer retreat to discuss strategy for the…

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Party era definition

Party era definition

I am at a conference for the rest of the week. Workshops begin at 8:30 AM. Working backwards, this means I must be up by 5 AM to get washed and dressed, eat breakfast, drive to the training site, set up the workshop room, and be ready to greet participants (without a bleary eye) by 8:15 AM. Upon reading my statements, early morning risers will think…

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Alberta Liberal Party candidates

Alberta Liberal Party candidates

Candidate nominations for the upcoming Alberta Election closed on April 17. After much speculation, we now know for sure that the PCs and NDP will be running candidates in 87 ridings, and the Wildrose will be running candidates in all but one riding. The Liberals, one the other hand, won’t run a full slate, as they did in 2012. Instead, they will only…

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Liberal Party of Canadas

Liberal Party of Canadas

“It is with great affection that I extend my best wishes to His Highness the Aga Khan on the occasion of his 78th birthday. … On behalf of the Liberal Party of Canada and our Parliamentary Caucus, I am delighted to wish His Highness and all Ismailis in Canada and around the world, ‘Khushali Mubarak.’” – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin…

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Liberal Canada News

Liberal Canada News

A recent poll shows the incumbent Liberals in Prince Edward Island, while still favoured to win, have seen their lead over the provincial Tories reduced significantly. The province may be a microcosm of a wider federal trend taking place in Atlantic Canada. The Corporate Research Associates poll, commissioned and published by The Guardian , showed a…

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Liberal Party of Canada leadership

Liberal Party of Canada leadership

The use of social media has increased considerably over the course of half a decade. Facebook, Twitter and other websites like YouTube and Reddit have become the prime sources of this phenomenon on the internet. We now live world so connected and shrunk as a result of social media’s rise at the expense of traditional mediums like television and radio…

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Liberal Canada Child Benefit

Liberal Canada Child Benefit

By proposing a middle-class tax cut and a new child benefit, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau today filled in some of the major gaps in what we knew about how this fall’s federal election will be fought, when it comes to economic policy. Don’t miss Kevin Milligan’s clear analysis of today’s Liberal policy proposals. (The University of British Columbia…

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Alberta Liberal Party Twitter

Alberta Liberal Party Twitter

Crikey! On Friday Liberal MLA Laurie Blakeman announced that she ll be running as a candidate for the Liberals, the Alberta Party and the Greens in the upcoming election While I applaud the efforts of progressive MLAs and party leaders to cooperate I fail to understand how Ms. Blakeman s decision gets the progressives anywhere. As journalist Graham…

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Liberal Party Canada polls

Liberal Party Canada polls

WATCH ABOVE: It’s 2015 and that means another federal election is on its way. The latest poll for Global News show the federal Conservatives have jumped ahead of the Liberals. Tom Clark discusses the latest numbers. OTTAWA — The tie is broken: Stephen Harper’s Conservatives have pulled out in front of the Liberals — and they could be sitting on the…

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Liberal views on immigration

Liberal views on immigration

Not everyone in America who is skeptical of the immigration reform bill that the U.S. Senate passed last month is an uneducated bigot – but that s what the mainstream media would like you to believe. Coverage of the legislation since mid-April, when the Senate introduced the sweeping overhaul, has been unequivocally biased to favor the liberal point…

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Alberta Liberal Party Facebook

Alberta Liberal Party Facebook

– The Alberta Liberals propose the strongest municipal agenda in Alberta’s history. The five-point plan will unleash innovation in our cities, helping them compete with the best in the world: Big city charters for Edmonton and Calgary Share industrial and linear taxes through regional revenue distribution Provide stable, predictable and adequate long-term…

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