Today is the final day to vote for the 2019 Alberta election. The greatest US President of all time said, “Decisions are made by those who show up.” I agree. … Continue Reading Decisions are Made by Those Who Show Up
Answer 10 short questions to win a prize!* Click the link to make your voice heard. It’s important and stuff. Click here to help us out *Prizes are delivered using … Continue Reading Help TTC Get Gooder!
We are fortunate to live in a country where we are free to adhere to the mantra of separation of church and state whenever we find it convenient. For most … Continue Reading What Role Should Our Faith Play in Our Voting?
In Alberta, we have this thing called a Carbon Tax. You may have heard of it. Truth be told, every other province has one too, but we’re concerned with Alberta’s. … Continue Reading Issue Profile: The Carbon Tax
Are vaccines dangerous? No. Should I get my kids vaccinated? Yes (unless an actual licensed doctor told you otherwise). Is the Alberta Party’s proposal to mandate that kids receive vaccines … Continue Reading Issue Profile: Vaccines
Well, that was… a thing. Even for a political junkie like me, that debate was pretty stale. Maybe it was the format that didn’t allow for a lot of actual … Continue Reading Grading the Debate
The minimum wage and overtime pay are not as complicated as say, equalization payments. The concepts are simple. Anyone who works gets paid a minimum amount of money per hour. … Continue Reading Issue Profile: The Minimum Wage (with free bonus overtime coverage)
If you have spent five minutes reading posts on this site, you will know that I’m a huge Aaron Sorkin fan. Like, full on Trekkie pajama people nerd fan. His … Continue Reading Ranked: Aaron Sorkin Shows
I am clearly someone who doesn’t shy away from controversy. I mean, I started a blog that mixes religion and politics. I recognized that this was most people’s idea of … Continue Reading Issue Profile: Equalization Payments (and why you are probably wrong about them)
You may notice some layout and visual changes in the coming days. We’re trying out new aesthetics. We haven’t settled on anythng yet. Just messing around.
Guys… there’s gonna be a leader’s debate. It’s my Super Bowl… Wait sorry… my editor is telling me that Super Bowl is a copyrighted term… Also, I am now being … Continue Reading The Best Night of the Year!
You may have heard about some issues Jason Kenney is facing around his successful leadership campaign to lead the UCP. We alluded to it when we introduced him. As with … Continue Reading Explained: The Kamikaze Candidate
Remember back when we discussed how to find out whether you’re eligible to vote? YOU DON’T?!?!? Sorry, I just switched to dark roast… Well in that post I may have … Continue Reading Advanced Voting and Special Ballots
Now that we have introduced the parties (part 1, part 2, part 3) and met the leaders, it’s time to start learning about the issues. I’m choosing to start with … Continue Reading Issue Profile: GSAs
When we finished up with meet the parties, there was a short section on independent candidates. Someone commented (I know! I got my first commenter! I’m gonna be famous mom!) … Continue Reading Independent Candidates
One of the things that I hear most often when election time rolls around is that finding information on local candidate is difficult. That’s true. Sometimes it can be next … Continue Reading Researching Your Local Candidate: Tips and Tools