Solutions to Protect and Support Our Most Vulnerable

CALGARY, AB (April 10, 2015):

Today Liberal Leader David Swann announced Alberta Liberals will propose two initiatives to provide solutions for our most vulnerable citizens: increase funding to Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) and reinstate Premier Ed Stelmach’s Charitable Donation Tax Credit (CDTC).

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Calgary Peace Prize recipient calls Swann “true humanitarian”

CALGARY, AB (April 9, 2015):

Receiving the 2015 Calgary Peace Prize this evening, Lieutenant General (LGen) Roméo Dallaire is calling Liberal Leader David Swann a “true humanitarian.”

 In 2007 Swann took a delegation of seven citizens from Darfur living in Calgary to meet all political parties. LGen Dallaire hosted Swann and his delegation for a press conference on Parliament Hill. The Government of Canada later committed $185M to Sudan for humanitarian aid and development.

 

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Equal Work should get Equal Pay

ALBERTA LIBERALS TO PROPOSE LEGISLATION REQUIRING EQUAL PAY FOR WORK OF EQUAL VALUE 

EDMONTON, AB (April 8, 2015):

Today Liberal Leader David Swann announced Alberta Liberals will propose legislation requiring equal pay for work of equal value. Here is his statement.

“Alberta Liberals are committed to close Alberta’s gender pay gap. Women in Alberta on average still do not earn as much as men.

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