Op-eds

Indigenous History Is A Necessity

 

Kristie Gomuwka is the Alberta Party's Shadow Minister for Indigenous Relations. In this piece, she writes on the necessity for keeping a rich and robust Indigenous history component in the province's K-12 curriculum. Originally published in the Lakeside Leader.


Alberta High Speed Internet

Daryl Marler, the Alberta Party Shadow Minister for Economic Diversification, speaks on the importance of reliable high-speed internet access to all Albertans. This is a topic that the Alberta Party and our past caucus members have long championed. Learn more in our previous Shadow Budget and Rebuilding document.


Albertans Are Struggling - Mental Health



Wayne Rufiange, the Alberta Party's Shadow Minister for Mental Health and Addictions writes about the mental health challenges many Albertans are facing.

Originally published in the Morinville Online on October 8, 2020.


Expand Alberta Parks to Provide Future Opportunities

Our Shadow Minister – Tourism, Culture, Parks, and Recreation writes about the critical role Alberta's parks system has in rebuilding a vibrant economy.

Originally published in the Rocky Mountain Outlook on September 10, 2020.


A Vision for Vibrant Rural Development



Our Shadow Minister – Infrastructure and Transportation, writes about the importance of rural infrastructure.

Originally published in the Airdrie Today on September 9, 2020.


Alberta needs more clean-energy projects



Our Associate Shadow Minister – Natural Gas and Renewable Energy, writes about the importance of clean energy in Alberta's marketplace.

Originally published in the Lethbridge Herald on August 26th, 2020.


Film industry could boost economy with provincial help

Our Shadow Minister for Arts, Film, and Digital Media, Grant Berg, comments on how provincial support of the film industry would result in a generous return on investment.

This was originally published in My Grand Prairie Now on August 15th, 2020.


Pandemic drives need to boost rural wireless services

Our Shadow Minister for Service Alberta, Frank Penkala, comments on the critical need for reliable high-speed digital services in rural Alberta.

Originally published on Troy Media, August 14, 2020.


Passenger Rail in Alberta

Acting Leader Jacquie Fenske published the following editorial in the Edmonton Journal on August 13th. 

To empower our communities, unite our province, and grow our economy, Alberta needs big ideas.

As acting Leader of the Alberta Party, I’ve been holding Zoom calls — as well as the normal one-on-one meetings with stakeholders — with Albertans provincewide. The ideas discussed when people from all backgrounds are engaged can be truly enlightening.


Advanced Education Key to Economic Diversification

 

Our Shadow Minister for Advanced Education, Myles Chykerda, writes about the important role our post-secondary institution have in pushing innovation in Alberta.

This letter was originally published in the Lacombe Express on August 6, 2020.


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