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The Press Gallery: Inside Alberta politics

Dec 16, 2016

Join host Emma Graney to test your 2016 Alberta politics knowledge against panel regulars Sarah O'Donnell, Paula Simons and Graham Thomson, in the Press Gallery podcast's annual year-end quiz. Good stuff from the gallery Paula's pick: A play that's probably not for the whole family, Burning Bluebeard, presented by...


Dec 9, 2016

For the past few weeks, question period in the Alberta Legislature has been dominated by the death of four-year-old Serenity, who died while in government care. It all came to a head this week with more questions around when the RCMP received case files necessary for their investigation. The result was a call for the...


Dec 2, 2016

The Press Gallery #161: The Pipes, Polls and Perps edition For those who haven’t heard, there was a little announcement out of Ottawa this week that could have a profound impact on Alberta and the fortunes of its political parties. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced his government has approved two pipeline...


Nov 25, 2016

Why you gotta be so mean, Alberta? Now MLA Sandra Jansen has been assigned a security detail. The Press Gallery podcast team Sarah O'Donnell, Paula Simons and Stuart Thomson join host Emma Graney to talk about Jansen's first speech as an NDP MLA this week, and politicians from all sides of the house vowing to do better,...


Nov 18, 2016

It wasn't quite a square dance, but PC MLA Sandra Jansen crossing the floor to the NDP this week certainly had a swing your partner round and round feel to it. Join The Press Gallery podcast team Paula Simons, Sarah O'Donnell, Keith Gerein and host Emma Graney as they talk through the ramifications of Jansen's switch,...