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by Luanne Climenhaga
2015.03.05
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by Luanne Climenhaga
2015.03.05

Edmonton – A coalition of major public-sector unions is launching a $500,000 province-wide campaign aimed at saving public services from deep cuts, and encouraging the provincial government to address its budget woes by fixing the province’s broken revenue system.

by Luanne Climenhaga
2015.03.04

EDMONTON - Women in Alberta have been disproportionately impacted by the 2001 shift to a single rate tax regime in the province, and now face higher income gaps, unpaid work gaps, and after-tax income gaps than women in the rest of Canada, according to the findings of a comprehensive new report released today by the Parkland Institute.

by Luanne Climenhaga
2015.03.02

There were some gaping holes in Premier Jim Prentice’s speech today (Monday) as big as the $7-billion one he’s predicting in the Alberta government books, says Health Sciences Association of Alberta (HSAA) president Elisabeth Ballermann.

by Luanne Climenhaga
2015.02.26

Alberta's public sector unions are calling on the provincial government to lay their budget cards on the table as Finance Minister Robin Campbell warns of "tough negotiations" in the coming months.

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