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WATCH: Alberta sales tax? Franco Terrazzano of the CTF responds

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Western Standard Columnist Cory Morgan speaks to Franco Terrazzano of the Canadian Taxpayer’s Federation about the possibility that Albertans may see a new provincial sales tax after the idea was floated by the Alberta Finance Minister.

Also covered was UCP MLA Drew Barnes response to the proposal, how ugly Alberta’s fiscal update looks and what needs to be done in order to get spending under control including public sector wage cuts.

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WATCH: The Pipeline. November 18 2020

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Publisher Derek Fildebrandt, news editor Dave Naylor and columnist Cory Morgan discuss the top news items of the week in the West including: 

The pandemic response. Are we setting the stage for another full lockdown? 

The “Great Reset”. No longer in the realm of conspiracy theorists as Prime Minister Trudeau appears to have embraced the concept. 

Defunding the police in Calgary and elsewhere. When will the capitulation to BLM end? 

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WATCH: The Pipeline November 11, 2020

Can Trump win the Presidency through legal challenges or is Biden indeed going to be the new President?

Will Biden kill the Keystone XL pipeline as he promised and what does that mean to Alberta?

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Publisher Derek FIldebrandt and news editor Dave Naylor break down and discuss the top issues of the week impacting the West. 

Can Trump win the Presidency through legal challenges or is Biden indeed going to be the new President? 

Will Biden kill the Keystone XL pipeline as he promised and what does that mean to Alberta? 

Premier Jason Kenney and the UCP have fired a shot at the public service unions by proposing a 4% wage cut. Will they follow through and will unions be able to stop it? 

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WATCH: The Pipeline November 4, 2020

Drew Barnes, UCP MLA for Cyprus-Medicine Hat pops in for a surprise visit to tell us why he is supporting an NDP motion against the wishes of his own party.

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Publisher Derek Fildebrandt, News editor Dave Naylor and podcast editor Cory Morgan give a locally based analysis of the USA election results

Drew Barnes, UCP MLA for Cyprus-Medicine Hat pops in for a surprise visit to tell us why he is supporting an NDP motion against the wishes of his own party.

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