UCP Jobs Strategy A Proven Failure, Say Greens

Media Release December 10, 2019  UCP JOBS STRATEGY A PROVEN FAILURE, SAY GREENS  EDMONTON – The Green Party of Alberta says the loss of 18,000 jobs in November proves that the UCP are failing at basic economic management. “The UCP are creating a recession just so that their corporate friends can get a tax cut,” …

Green Party Of Alberta Leadership Race Opens

Media Release November 25, 2019  GREEN PARTY OF ALBERTA LEADERSHIP RACE OPENS  EDMONTON – It’s now official, the Green Party of Alberta are accepting applications from those wishing to seek the party’s leadership. A deadline of January 28, 2020 has been affixed to the process but those who submit successful applications can begin campaigning immediately. …

Alberta Greens To Adapt Co-Leader Format

Media Release November 19, 2019  ALBERTA GREENS TO ADAPT CO-LEADER FORMAT  RED DEER – In what is a Canadian first, members of the Green Party of Alberta have voted to create a Co-Leader system of party leadership. The motion was voted upon at the party’s annual convention in Red Deer and passed with an overwhelming …

David Merner To Speak At Green Party Of Alberta Convention

Media Release November 14, 2019  DAVID MERNER TO SPEAK AT GREEN PARTY OF ALBERTA CONVENTION  EDMONTON – Green Party of Canada Justice Critic David Merner will speak at the Green Party of Alberta Convention this coming Saturday, November 16, 2019. Merner and the Greens finished second in the British Columbia riding of Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke in the …

Green Party To UCP: “Keep Your Hands Off Pensions”

Media Release November 5, 2019  GREEN PARTY TO UCP: “KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF PENSIONS”   EDMONTON – This province’s Green Party wants the UCP government to back off making fundamental changes to the way pension plans are administrated for teachers, health care professionals, police officers, and other workers in Alberta. Green Party of Alberta Interim …

New Carbon Tax Both Ineffectual And Preferential, Say Greens

Media Release October 31, 2019  NEW CARBON TAX BOTH INEFFECTUAL AND PREFERENTIAL, SAY GREENS  EDMONTON – Calling the carbon tax scheme introduced by the UCP flawed and favouring the province’s highest emitters, the Green Party of Alberta has indicated its opposition. “What this plan does is let the largest polluters virtually dictate the terms of …