IT’S BACK TO THE FUTURE FOR ALBERTA. Premier Jason Kenney plans to cut his way to prosperity. Many thousands will feel the pain, but there will be little or no positive effect on the provincial economy. No more than there was in the past when conservative premiers like Ralph Klein, Alison Redford and Jim Prentice tried it.


We all kinda knew that the Dud Ford government would not be good for the environment, but it’s worse that anybody thought. Not only did they cancel the cap and trade system that was in place, an action recently ruled illegal by an Ontario court, but a new report from Environmental Defence shows how badly they are failing us and the environment.


NONE OF THE ABOVE WINS AGAIN. That’s no surprise to my friend Tom, the carpenter. He told me that’s who he wanted to vote for. But, since he couldn’t vote for None of the Above, he didn’t vote at all. But, 17.8 million of us did vote. It turns out Tom’s choice was ours too.