EDMONTON – Alberta New Democrat Advanced Education critic Brian Mason released the following statement today regarding the possibility that the tuition cap for post-secondary institutions may be removed:
“The NDP are greatly troubled by the speculation that the current tuition cap for post-secondary education may be eliminated.
A previous version of this news release referred to overcapacity triggers at the Stollery Children's Hospital.
EDMONTON –New Democrat Finance critic Brian Mason released the following statement in response to the government’s Q3 Fiscal Update:
“Alberta is in the situation it is today because the PCs squandered our unprecedented resource revenue in the good years and now they want regular Albertans to pay for their mistakes as they get ready to make huge cuts to public services and programs.
EDMONTON – Following the news that the RCMP has concluded its criminal investigation into former Premier Alison Redford, without charges, NDP Leader Rachel Notley made the following statement:
“Today’s news does not change the fact that this tired PC government has an exaggerated sense of entitlement and an inability to distinguish between public interest and personal interest.
EDMONTON –New Democrat Leader Rachel Notley .
EDMONTON – Today NDP Leader Rachel Notley called health care premiums regressive and called on the PCs to implement a fair taxation that would have every Albertan pay their fair share.
EDMONTON – New Democrat Leader Rachel Notley launched a campaign to end the PCs reckless and damaging tax cuts for Alberta’s largest and most profitable corporations.
EDMONTON –NDP MLA Brian Mason released the following statement regarding the PC government’s closure of three international offices and the suspension of two others in progress:
“From the beginning, the Alberta NDP has been a staunch critic of these international offices, which have all too often served as places of patronage for faithful Tory insiders and their privileged friends,” Mason said.
EDMONTON – NDP MLA David Eggen released the following statement in response to a decision by the PC-dominated Legislative Offices committee to cut funding to the Auditor General’s office:
“The Legislative Offices committee is in place to represent the interests of Albertans, not the interests of the Premier.
EDMONTON – New Democrat Leader Rachel Notley called the PCs proposed spending cuts irresponsible and damaging, today.
EDMONTON – New Democrat MLA David Eggen called on the government today to reverse budget cuts to the office of the Child and Youth Advocate.
EDMONTON– New Democrat Leader Rachel Notley called on the PCs today, to stop hiding from their record on healthcare and release overdue AHS Performance Measures reports.
EDMONTON – New Democrat Education critic, Deron Bilous called on the PCs today to take responsibility for chronically underfunding education in Alberta.
EDMONTON – NDP Leader Rachel Notley was joined by LoSeCa Foundation CEO, Marie Renaud today to .
EDMONTON – NDP Energy critic Brian Mason said today that Jim Prentice is wasting his time in the United States trying to promote an environmental policy that he himself referred to as a science experiment.