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October 14, 2016  

Former Alberta premier Prentice dies in plane crash

Cessna aircraft lost radar contact shortly after take-off from Kelowna airport.

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August 12, 2015  

Alberta Party chooses oil drilling engineer as Calgary foothills candidate

Premier Notley calls Sept 3 byelection for seat held by former premier Jim Prentice.

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April 28, 2015  

Voters deserve clarity from Alta. NDP on pipelines: Prentice

Incumbent premier says the NDP across Canada are opposed to pipeline projects.

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March 19, 2015  

Prentice ratchets back hardline vow to cut spending

Alberta premier says budget will be accompanied by a 10-year plan that will remake how province earns and spends money.

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March 5, 2015  

Prentice says all Albertans must fix fiscal mess

Premier won’t increase corporate taxes, says doing so would make the province uncompetitive.

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February 13, 2015  

Albertans not OK with cuts as another oil boom goes bust: NDP

Brian Mason says the Progressive Conservatives have continually failed to disconnect day-to-day spending from volatile oil prices.

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February 12, 2015  

Alberta expects 9% spending cut in next budget

To do nothing would add $20 billion in debt over the next three years just to run the government, finance minister says.

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February 5, 2015  

Prentice seeks to soothe bruised oil sands reputation in Washington

Alberta premier doesn’t dwell on plunging oil prices, lingers instead on the environment and the economy.

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February 4, 2015  

Prentice nixes corporate tax hikes to fill budget hole

Low oil prices have driven a $1.1 billion surplus into a $500 million deficit.

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January 14, 2015  

Alberta’s Prentice considers sales tax to fix ailing oil-based economy

Province’s projected budget surplus has turned into a $500-million deficit.

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January 9, 2015  

Alberta’s budget surplus has turned into $500M deficit: premier

Jim Prentice says the province may not balance its books until 2017-18 due to tumbling oil prices.

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December 15, 2014  

Alberta imposes cost saving measures over falling energy revenues

Premier Prentice says the government could see a $7-billion drop in resource revenue.

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December 10, 2014  

Prentice says low oil prices punch $7B hole in Alberta budget

Premier reiterates plan to look for in-house savings.

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December 5, 2014  

NJ governor says Americans don’t value Canada enough; pushes for Keystone

Chris Christie said regulatory review of the contentious pipeline in the US has gone overboard.

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December 4, 2014  

Ontario narrows Energy East environmental concerns

Wynne said concerns are limited to GHG’s from the pipeline project itself, not upstream emissions of processing crude.