Statement on the detention and treatment of “Angela Cardinal.”

CALGARY, AB (February 23, 2018): Alberta Liberal Leader David Khan has released the following statement in response to the detention and treatment of “Angela Cardinal:”

“The treatment Angela Cardinal received was horrendous, and the NDP government’s response to it is grossly inadequate.  

“Angela Cardinal was more than a victim of sexual assault. Her rights were repeatedly violated by acts of racism, injustice, and plain stupidity. 

“Despite what the justice minister claims, the system alone did not victimize her. It was the result of a series of unconscionable and incomprehensible decisions made by individuals.

“There needs to be a reckoning, and it must start with the Minister of Justice, Kathleen Ganley.

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It's February Fiesta Time!


David Swann and the Calgary Mountain View Board of Directors invite you to their Annual February Fiesta!

When:  Friday, Feb. 23rd from 5:30-8:30 pm

Where: Rosedale Community Centre, 901-11 Ave. NW

 Please note: The city will remove parking restrictions for our event

This event features:

            1. Live background music by Brian Kennedy (the Calgary Crooner), as we
                 mingle and chat with both David Swann and David Khan (5:30 – 6:30)
            2. Catered Mexican food (6:30—7:15)
            3. Welcome from Dr. David Swann (Update followed by Q & A)
            4. Special greetings from our Leader, David Khan (Update followed by Q & A)

Door tickets: $50.

Purchase online at: or at the door.

If purchasing at the door, please rsvp to

This is an exciting time of renewal in the party. Quoting David Khan, “I’m focused on rebuilding this party, re-energizing it, running candidates in 87 constituencies, and being a real force in the next provincial election.”

Statement on the passing of Tommy Banks

CALGARY, AB (January 26, 2018): Alberta Liberal Leader David Khan has released the following statement on the passing of Edmonton jazz pianist and former senator Tommy Banks:

“All of us who knew him were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of former Liberal senator Tommy Banks.

“Tommy Banks was an iconic Edmontonian, Albertan and Canadian who represented the best qualities of our society: kindness, compassion, fairness, generosity, and humour.

“A true renaissance man, Tommy was equally skilled and at ease in the worlds of entertainment, politics, philanthropy, and, of course, music.

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