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Former Alberta MLA Alana DeLong running as a Liberal in BC election

A former Alberta MLA has been nominated to run in the upcoming British Columbia provincial election for the Liberal Party. Alana DeLong, who served as the Progressive Conservative MLA for Calgary-Bow from 2001 to 2015, has been nominated as a BC Liberal candidate in the Nanaimo-North Cowachin constituency. Excited to introduce @alanadelong as the BC […]

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Will Gordon Dirks become the latest inter-provincial political jumper?

The controversial appointment of unelected¬†Gordon Dirks as Education minister caught many Albertans by surprised this week. As the former chairman of the Calgary Board of Education, he is well-known to educators in that city, but not to the rest of Alberta.¬†Before moving to Calgary, he served as a Progressive Conservative MLA in the Saskatchewan Legislature […]