Best of Alberta Politics

The Best of Alberta Politics is voted on by readers of Daveberta.ca and listeners of the Daveberta Podcast annually in December.

Best Alberta MLA 

2018: Rachel Notley, Premier of Alberta and MLA for Edmonton-Strathcona

2017: Rachel Notley, Premier of Alberta and MLA for Edmonton-Strathcona

Best Cabinet Minister

2018: Shaye Anderson, Minister of Municipal Affairs and MLA for Leduc-Beaumont

2017: David Eggen, Minister of Education and MLA for Edmonton-Calder

Best Opposition MLA: 

2018: Greg Clark, MLA for Calgary-Elbow

2017: Greg Clark, MLA for Calgary-Elbow

Up and comer to watch 

2018: Jessica Littlewood, MLA for Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville

2017: David Shepherd, MLA for Edmonton-Centre

Biggest Issue:

2018: Pipelines, oil, and the economy

2017: The economy and jobs

Best political play: 

2018: Draw (some variation of pipelines and oil industry actions)

2017: The formation of the United Conservative Party

New candidate to watch (special category for the 2019 election)

2018: Janis Irwin, NDP candidate in Edmonton-Highlands-Norwood