In the U.S., Alberta would likely be a coveted swing-state, like Florida and Ohio - with both major parties falling over themselves for electoral support.
"We're going to have to hold the government accountable on this promise that they made," Terrazzano said.
Unlike national elections when the Tories can take the West for granted, Tory leadership candidates need Western support. Don't let them have it at such a...
Alberta is being suckled dry by much more than just Equalization.
Equalization and many other subsidies provided to Canadian regions are one of the most widely discussed but least understood aspects of our national life. They are...
I believe there is a leader among us, but it is unlikely they will step forward until a lot more work has been done.
This is the same program that recently became infamous when the federal government used it to push its moralistic values on abortion.
A referendum on equalization should not be, under any circumstances, conditional on the construction of a single, solitary pipeline or a one-time $1.75 billion equalization rebate.
The fact that some provinces are “swimming in cash” and others are tightening belts has a lot to do with a system designed to reward Ottawa’s...
The federalists may come to regret their smug dismissal of those demanding a fair deal today, because if they succeed, tomorrow will belong to the sovereigntists.