"Shaking our fists, going to court, and promises of greater autonomy someday, are no longer enough."
Vince Byfield writes that the UCP risks losing power if it does not let Albertans vote directly on its future.
"Citizens’ initiative is a powerful tool to give voters more influence over the laws that govern all Albertans. Kenney promised citizens’ initiative about a year ago...
"Alberta’s projected $8 billion deficit has exploded to $24 billion. This isn’t just a new record deficit. It’s twice the size of the previous record, set...
"In one sentence, Drew Barnes said more than the entire legislature – including his own party’s caucus."
It is getting increasingly difficult for the media and political classes to dismiss the independence movement any longer.
"Without transferring a net $20 billion a year to Ottawa, we would retain the freedom to either increase our own spending ... or to drastically cut...
In our Debate Feature on Bill 10, Jay Cameron argues that it is an anti-democratic executive overreach, while the UCP declined to defend their bill.
The UCP shouldn’t avoid doing the right thing because politicians are afraid of facing their voters.
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