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How many oil & gas jobs have the UCP created?

It’s been nearly 4 years since the UCP got a kick at the can. How many new jobs have been created in an industry that’s seeing record oil production?

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Filling in the gaps from AB’s energy minister update

Alberta’s new energy minister had a lot of positive things to say about Alberta’s oil and gas sector. But what about everything he left out?

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Did Alberta really lose 180,000 jobs under Rachel Notley?

Kim Siever investigates this claim that the UCP keep making.

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UCP awards surgery contracts to party donor after years of lobbying

Prior to these contracts, all publicly-funded orthopedic surgeries occurred in AHS facilities.

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It’s been 2 years since the Lethbridge SCS closed. Are things better?

New data for the two years since the SCS closed was shut down due to cancelled government funding shows a relationship between SCS usage in Lethbridge and the number of drug deaths seen in Lethbridge.

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AB physician registration growth slowed under UCP

While the UCP have been in power, the number of registered physicians in the province has increased by 8.44%. Under the NDP, it increased 16.52%.

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Lethbridge EMS drug responses highest 4th quarter on record

Lethbridge EMS responded to the highest number of drug-related events during December 2022 than in any other December over the last 5 years.

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The UCP’s postsecondary shell game in Grande Prairie

The UCP recently announced $342,000 in funding for Northwestern Polytechnic. But that’s after cutting their grant funding by millions of dollars since taking power.

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Correcting AB’s jobs minister on Dec’s job numbers

Brian Jean recently touted how amazing Alberta’s labour market, but he left out a few details, making things seem much rosier than they actually are.

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10 Alberta hospitals lost ER service in December

One of the communities lost its emergency department for over 250 hours.