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The Press Gallery: Inside Alberta politics

Aug 29, 2014

The Press Gallery, Edmonton Journal’s weekly politics podcast, celebrates its first anniversary on-air this week with a lively debate on roaming charges, brown envelopes and the Progressive Conservative leadership campaign. A $20,000 cell phone bill racked up in 2012 threw a wrench into Thomas Lukaszuk’s campaign...


Aug 22, 2014

Is it time for term limits in Alberta politics? This week on The Press Gallery podcast, the panel weighs in on Progressive Conservative leadership candidate Jim Prentice’s plan to legislate term limits on Alberta politicians. Host Sarah O’Donnell talks with provincial affairs reporter Mariam Ibrahim, content editor...


Aug 15, 2014

The Press Gallery #51: O’ Captain, My Captain edition We have a Robin Williams-inspired episode this week in The Press Gallery. Columnist Paula Simons and reporters Mariam Ibrahim and Sheila Pratt join guest host Keith Gerein to discuss the latest developments in the race to become captain of the Alberta...


Aug 8, 2014

The Press Gallery #50: Aura of Power edition Planes, trains, and… well, actually just planes: Press Gallery panelists have a lot to talk about from a very heated week at the legislature. Columnist Paula Simons and reporters Mariam Ibrahim and Sheila Pratt join guest host Keith Gerein to discuss former premier Alison...


Aug 1, 2014

Phantom passengers, pay bumps and protecting Alberta lakes: Press Gallery panelists take on all three hot topics this week. Columnist Paula Simons, reporter Alexandra Zabjek and provincial affairs reporter Mariam Ibrahim join podcast host Sarah O’Donnell to discuss the auditor general’s draft report leaked to CBC...