Congress nears votes to end border security brawl with Trump
It’s a proposal that doesn’t please elements on the right or the left.
ANALYSIS: Political pressure leaves little room for resolving US shutdown
Each side digs in deeper after a White House meeting between Trump and Democratic leaders ends abruptly.
AP FACT CHECK: Do ex-presidents back Trump wall?
They say no, none have discussed the wall with the president.
Day 13 of US government partial shutdown: talks going nowhere
White House has rejected the Democrat package, Republicans who control the Senate are hesitant to take it up without Trump on board.
AP FACT CHECK: Defending border wall, Trump misstates facts
Associated Press examines his statements on Twitter and at a Cabinet meeting about immigration and other matters.
Wall hits pause on planned corporate tax cut for Saskatchewan
With BC increase, no longer necessary to stay competitive with other western provinces.
BC replaces Saskatchewan as fossil fuel thorn in Trudeau’s side
NDP government plans to block construction of the proposed Trans Mountain pipeline.
BC election brings uncertainty for business as Greens hold balance
Unpredictability for Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, shale gas development and Site C hydro dam.
Wall says BC election result ‘concerning’ for pipeline project
Concerned about jobs at steelmaker Evraz in Regina, which is to build the pipe for Trans Mountain.
Wall for trade, rails against protectionism in US speech
Saskatchewan premier noted the US has a trade surplus with Canada.
Wall says good Canada-US trade relations require ‘diligence’
Saskatchewan premier describes relationship as an integration of both nation’s economies.
Wall to tout Canada-US trade relationship in Iowa
Saskatchewan premier to promote NAFTA and highlight the $1.4-trillion trade relationship.
Saskatchewan premier sees positive trade signs with US
Wall says Trump is now talking creating jobs in North America, not just the US.
Saskatchewan union firing back on government talk of wage rollbacks, layoffs
Province facing a big drop in revenue from oil and gas, potash and uranium.
Saskatchewan fired up over Ottawa’s coal plant phase out plan
Wants an equivalency agreement similar to Nova Scotia’s that will extend the use of coal-fired electrical plants beyond the deadline.
Wall mulls legal options on federal carbon tax
Saskatchewan premier said it means fewer jobs, less pay for those working in resource industries.
Suzuki says Wall not taking climate change seriously
He’s shocked Saskatchewan voters would elect a climate denier.
Wall promotes Energy East benefits to Eastern Canada
Saskatchewan premier touts economic pluses and how it won’t worsen climate change.
Wall says oil and gas industry losing public relations battle
Refers to the anti fossil-fuel Leap Manifesto as “grim leapers.”
Carbon pricing debate bypasses Saskatchewan’s Wall
Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission says its best way to battle greenhouse gases.
Wall open to broader carbon price in future
Saskatchewan premier says it’s possible down the road, “but not right now.”
Wall decisively wins third term in Saskatchewan
Back to pushing Ottawa on pipelines and EI.
Wall, Trudeau continue to spar over EI changes
Sakstachewan premiers says federal government excluded two-thirds of the province’s oilpatch.
Morneau defends extra EI help for parts of oil patch
… while leaving some hard hit areas of the oil patch such as Edmonton out of the budget plan.
Wall voice of conservatism ahead of climate meeting
Says a national carbon tax would “kneecap” an already struggling Canadian economy.
Wall says Trudeau should champion energy sector
Saskatchewan premier puzzled by new rules for assessing major resource.
Wall says he’s not a climate outlier in Paris
Saskatchewan premier is promoting carbon capture and storage technology
Wall defends silence on CO2 facility problems
Boundary Dam carbon capture facility has only been working 45% of the time.
Wall attends Paris climate talks to voice concerns
Saskatchewan premier wants to ensure Canadian commitments “doesn’t kneecap” the western economy.
Western premiers to diversify following oil plunge
Looking for other ways to bring in cash with the downturn in energy prices.
Wall praises Evraz’s decision to expand in Regina
Steel company’s $200 million is to build larger and thicker-walled pipe.
Saskatchewan ‘deeply concerned’ over delay in Keystone decision
Premier Wall says it’s a major blow to the Canadian energy industry and the province.