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UCP Candidate Eva Kiryakos Drops Out Over Social Media Comments

The Alberta candidate, who made transphobic and Islamophobic statements in the past, said she was being “bullied” by someone threatening to smear her.
Mack Lamoureux
13 hours ago
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Alberta Conservative Candidate Caylan Ford Steps Down For Using White Nationalist Talking Points

Facebook messages obtained by Press Progress show Alberta UCP candidate Caylan Ford bemoaned the “demographic replacement of white peoples in their homelands.”
Mack Lamoureux
3.19.19
politics

Sorry Alberta Conservatives, the Carbon Tax Is Not Costing a Church $50,000 a Year

FACT CHECK: Unless Medicine Hat is home to a church the size of six Notre Dame Cathedrals, this UCP talking point is truly sinful.
Hilary Beaumont
1.28.19
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Conservative Candidate in Alberta Hiding Past as a Trump Campaigner

When VICE tried to question UCP candidate Devin Dreeshen about his past at an event, he went to the bathroom and wasn’t seen again.
Hadeel Abdel-Nabi
7.11.18
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Alberta Conservative Party Votes For Policy That Would Out Gay Teens

Much to the chagrin of Jason Kenney, the United Conservative Party came out of their first ever policy convention looking very much like a 20th century conservative party.
Mack Lamoureux
5.7.18
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Alberta MLA Resigned After Being Charged With Sex Crimes Against a Minor

Don MacIntyre was a United Conservative Party politician who quit earlier this month claiming he wanted to spend more time with his family.
Mack Lamoureux
2.9.18
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Embattled Conservative Derek Fildebrandt Quits Party After Hit-And Run Charge

The wave of scandals Fildebrandt is facing also include expense double dipping, Airbnbing government housing and more!
Mack Lamoureux
8.16.17
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Alberta’s Conservatives May Have Merged, But the Family Feud Isn’t Over

It’s getting pretty wild in the west.
Drew Brown
7.24.17