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The Press Gallery: Inside Alberta politics

Nov 30, 2018

Between the oil differential and Premier Rachel Notley's commitment to buying rail cars to ship black gold, it was oil, oil, oil in Alberta politics this week. Join Press Gallery host Emma Graney with guests Chris Varcoe, Dave Breakenridge and Keith Gerein to talk about what's happening with the glut and what all this...


Nov 28, 2018

Former backbench NDP MLA Robyn Luff has sparked a debate on the role of parties in Alberta politics. Luff began the fall session by refusing to sit in the legislature, protesting what she called a “culture of fear and intimidation” in the NDP that doesn’t let MLAs properly represent their constituents. In a series...


Nov 23, 2018

Rural crime reports are the hottest new thing in Alberta politics — the NDP has a strategy and the UCP and federal Conservatives each have a report about their planned approaches to tackle rural crime. Join Press Gallery host Emma Graney with guests Clare Clancy, Keith Gerein, Dave Breakenridge and Juris Graney to...


Nov 21, 2018

Deputy premier Sarah Hoffman has been an avid listener of the Press Gallery podcast, and so we hoped to have her on as our first ever guest for the new Press Gallery Interview format we launched last month. Scheduling difficulties couldn't make that happen, but she is the first woman to join us on the show. This week...


Nov 16, 2018

Gay-straight alliances in schools, UCP member John Carpay comparing the rainbow flag to the swastika, and yet another crash in oil prices — it's been a strange old week in Alberta politics. Join Press Gallery host Emma Graney with guests Clare Clancy, Dave Breakenridge and Sarah O'Donnell to take a look at the week...