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UCP announce funding for 3 colleges after years of cuts

The UCP government recently announced roughly $4 million for 3 colleges, but that’s after years of cutting 4 times that much from their operational funding.

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UCP defund U of C by $105M, give back $8.4M

The Alberta government recently announced over $8M for a University of Calgary vet programme, but that comes after they cut over $100M in operational funding for the U of C.

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AB crude oil levels grew faster under NDP than UCP

Even though total production has been higher under the UCP, the pace at which it has grown has slowed.

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Alberta lost 40,000 payroll workers since UCP elected

That’s the worst performance of all the provinces during the same period.

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Prairies sentenced most Indigenous people last year

Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba accounted for 2 out of every 3 Indigenous people admitted into custody last year.

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Is AB’s O&G industry really recovering fast?

Jason Kenney recently claimed that Alberta’s oil and gas industry is recovering fast. Is it true?

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Why the UCP keeps misleading voters on the economy

Alberta’s health minister and seniors minister recently tweeted about about Alberta exports. Except what they said was misleading.

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Alberta’s real wages drop over last 10 years

Alberta was the only Canadian province to see its median weekly wages decrease over the last 10 years, when adjusted for inflation.

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Alberta’s GDP still below 2018 levels

Despite an increase of 5.05% in their GDP last year, Alberta still lags behind other provinces in economic growth. It didn’t help that we had the worst economic growth the year before.

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10K+ public sector workers lost their jobs in AB since Apr 2021

Alberta still has the highest unemployment rate outside of Atlantic Canada.