Government action on long term care only a drop in the bucket

EDMONTON, AB (March 16, 2015): Alberta Liberal Leader David Swann says the government is not doing enough to create more seniors care alternatives in this province.

“The lack of nursing home beds is a direct cause of our long wait times in hospitals,” says Swann. “As a result of poor planning, we have an incredible need for these beds and the government simply isn’t doing enough.”Fotolia_56950873_S.jpg

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Government reversal on Gay-Straight Alliances a Victory for Safety & Inclusivity

EDMONTON, AB (March 10, 2015): Alberta Liberal MLA Laurie Blakeman issued the following statement on the reversal by the Prentice Conservatives on allowing GSAs in all schools where their formation is requested.

“Today’s announcement is a victory for safety & inclusivity, and proof of the value of an effective Liberal opposition."

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Blame Albertans

“The responsibility for the budget mess we are in lies with all of us". So says Premier Jim Prentice.

“Some of us beg to differ. Let’s see how that statement fits with the facts:"

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