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Public Interest Alberta has released a report entitled "A Just and Fair Alberta: Priorities for Change," which is designed to serve as a key resource for individuals and organizations in Alberta's 2015 provincial election. Our task forces and... Apr. 07, 2015 Blog , PIA, Proportional Representation, Democracy, Childcare, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors, Privatization
Public Interest Alberta releases Election Advocacy Plan Public Interest Alberta is releasing “A Fair and Just Alberta: Priorities for Change,” designed to serve as a key resource for individuals and organizations in the coming provincial election. “The... Apr. 07, 2015 Media Releases, PIA, Proportional Representation, Democracy, Childcare, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors, Privatization
April 2, 2015 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. Last chance to register for our annual advocacy conference The last day to register for our upcoming advocacy conference is this coming Monday, April 6th. Our full list of... Apr. 02, 2015 Blog , PIA, Democracy, Childcare, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors, Privatization
Michael Franklin, CTV Calgary Published Tuesday, March 31, 2015 5:16AM MDT Millions of dollars collected every year to help improve day care accessibility aren’t going to where they would help the issue, CTV Calgary has learned. Every year, the... Mar. 31, 2015 PIA, PIA in the news, Childcare
BY KAREN KLEISS, EDMONTON JOURNAL MARCH 30, 2015 EDMONTON - The provincial government has axed a $6-million program that provided home repair grants for thousands of seniors, and replaced it with a deferred home equity loan program that could benefit... Mar. 30, 2015 PIA, PIA in the news, Seniors
Cuts to public services will impact on all Albertans The Alberta Government’s 2015-16 budget was released today and brought in some modest changes to our revenue system that will increase the tax load on average Albertans without touching the huge tax... Mar. 26, 2015 Media Releases, PIA, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors
CBC News: Mar 25, 2015 An Edmonton family is speaking out about a local care facility, even though they say that's what got them into trouble in the first place. The family said Rebecca Ali was evicted from her care facility after her sister publicly... Mar. 25, 2015 PIA, PIA in the news, Privatization
AHS accepts eviction and banning without due process A woman was evicted from the care centre she has been living in for five years and transferred to hospital without the family’s prior knowledge or consent because a family member was publicly... Mar. 24, 2015 Media Releases, PIA, Seniors
Government not listening to Albertans' priorities in its own survey The results of the Alberta government’s survey clearly shows that the majority of Albertans do not want the government to cut public services and instead are calling for a progressive... Mar. 23, 2015 Media Releases, PIA
Huge corporate profits raise questions about privatization of seniors care Public Interest Alberta has released documents obtained through a freedom of information request that raise a number of serious issues and questions about the Conservative... Mar. 23, 2015 Media Releases, PIA, Seniors, Privatization