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Thursday Jul 10, 2014

Airdrie MLA "disappointed" by budget numbers

The Government of Alberta announced its final 2014 budget numbers on June 30 and it’s showing a $2.5-billion surplus for this year.

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Thursday Jun 19, 2014

Minister impressed with work of Airdrie community organizations

TileAlberta Minister of Human Services Manmeet Bhullar paid a visit to Airdrie on June 13 to tour the city’s community support facilities.

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Thursday Jun 19, 2014

PC leadership candidate Jim Prentice gives speech in Airdrie

Story ImageProgressive Conservative Leadership Candidate Jim Prentice stopped by the Airdrie Bottle Depot on June 15 for a meet-and-greet. The bottle depot, along with Sierra Springs Liquor Store, hosted the event.

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Thursday May 29, 2014

Airdrie MLA to host Seniors Town Hall meeting

Story ImageAirdrie MLA Rob Anderson is trying to raise awareness about funding for long-term care facilities like Bethany Care Centre.

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Thursday Apr 24, 2014

MP wins nomination in Banff-Airdrie riding

Two-term MP Blake Richards will run in the next federal election, seeking to represent the new electoral district of Banff-Airdrie.

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Thursday Apr 24, 2014

Local MLA opposes Bill 9

Airdrie MLA Rob Anderson recently voiced his party’s opposition to Bill 9 - the Public Sector Pension Plans Amendment Act, - which, according to Anderson threatens existing public pension benefits for hard working Albertans across the province.

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Thursday Apr 17, 2014

Wild Rose MP remembers former finance minister

Just weeks after his retirement, colleagues and friends mourned the sudden death former finance Minister Jim Flaherty on April 10.

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Apr 14

MLAs call on government to cut department salaries

Chestermere-Rocky View MLA Bruce McAllister said he believes the Alberta government is wasting taxpayer dollars on unnecessary and overpaid communications staff.
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Apr 10

MLA calls government’s communications budget a waste of taxpayers’ money

Airdrie MLA Rob Anderson believes the Alberta government is wasting taxpayer dollars on unnecessary and overpaid communications staff.
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Mar 27

PC Party in transition as Alison Redford steps down

Last week’s news surrounding Premier Alison Redford’s resignation from provincial office sent shockwaves throughout Alberta and the country.
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Mar 20

Local MLA reflects on recent PC resginations

Editor’s Note: Premier Alison Rediford resigned on March 19 after the Airdrie City View went to press
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Mar 13

Mayor “not thrilled” Budget 2014 does not include local healthcare facility

The Alberta government released its 2014/15 budget, March 6 in Edmonton, and focused its attention on building the Province’s infrastructure, increasing policing numbers and financially helping with those affected by the June 2013 floods.
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Mar 06

2013 municipal campaign donation amount released

Candidates who ran in the Oct. 21, 2013 municipal election were required to release their campaign donations to the City’s Legislative Services by March 1 and the Airdrie City View has obtained those records.
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Feb 27

Wildrose Party calls for government to rethink P3 funding system for schools slated for Airdrie

The Wildrose Party is calling on the Alberta government to rethink the P3 funding option, after a report surrounding the system to fund 19 new school projects throughout the Province and four in Airdrie, have only received one bid from contractors as “the projects are too big” in scale.
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Feb 20

Federal budget to be balanced in 2015; local politicians

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty presented the 2014 federal budget in Parliament on Feb.12 and while it’s not a balanced budget, it aims to be in 2015.
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