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02 Jun

June 2017 Community Newsletter

BUDGET TOWN HALL UPDATE On April 8th I held a budget town hall.  The event was attend by people from all parts of the political spectrum who provided their input on the current state of Alberta’s finances. The common theme I heard at the event was...

01 May

May 2017 Community Newsletter

Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission The Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission will be presenting their interim report to the public on May 31, 2017.   The report will provide recommendations to changes to the current provincial boundaries. Following the report, a second round of public hearings will take place in...

01 Apr

April 2017 Community Newsletter

The spring sitting of the Legislature began March 2nd with the Speech from the Throne. In it, the government outlined their agenda, including cuts to school fees, capping electricity rates and formalizing the phase-out of coal-fired power by 2030. While I agree with some of their...

24 Mar

2017 Page Recruitment

The Page Program offers more than just a job.  Pages are the only persons, other than MLAs, Table Officers, and the Sergeant-At-Arms, allowed on the Chamber floor during Session.  Duties include distribution of important documents and assisting MLAs in the Chamber. Pages also have the...

20 Mar

Spring 2017 Newsletter

Read my Spring 2017 Newsletter to find out about my upcoming Budget Town Hall. There are also articles on the reopening of Elbow Park School, Lori Beattie's Syrian sponsorship experience and the Rutland Park Community Association.  ...

14 Mar

Alberta Works Week

Looking for a job or a career? The Government of Alberta is working with community organizations, and private employment and training providers to host dozens of career events across the province during Alberta Works Week, April 24 - 28. These events help connect Albertans to the...

06 Mar

Budget Town Hall

There are no easy answers to the economic challenges facing our province. It’s clear the solutions offered by left and right will have long-term negative consequences for Alberta’s finances, economy, public services, or all of these. As the economic downturn moves into its third year, many...

02 Mar

Mr. Speaker’s MLA for a Day program 2017

This year’s Mr. Speaker’s MLA for a Day program will take place Sunday, May 7 through to Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the Legislature Building in Edmonton. The goal of Mr. Speaker’s MLA for a Day is to develop greater understanding and awareness of the role...