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Public Interest Alberta's Seniors' Task Force recently made the following submission to the Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future regarding Bills 9 and 10 on pension reform:   The Seniors Task force of Public Interest Alberta urges... Jul. 29, 2014 Blog , PIA, Seniors
July 25, 2014 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. Tickets on sale now for PIA 10th anniversary fundraiser events in Edmonton and Calgary It's PIA's 10th birthday this year! Help us celebrate by joining us for events in Edmonton... Jul. 25, 2014 Blog , PIA, Human Services & Poverty
CBC featured our Executive Director Bill Moore-Kilgannon on a recent story about the uneven distribution of income in our province. As wages increase for the wealthiest Albertans, the cost of living goes up and creates stress for people on low and fixed... Jul. 24, 2014 PIA, PIA in the news, Human Services & Poverty
  July 11, 2014 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. Where do the PC leadership candidates stand? Over the summer, Public Interest Alberta will be sending questions to each of the PC leadership candidates (Thomas... Jul. 11, 2014 Blog , PIA, Democracy, Childcare, Post-Secondary Education, Education, Environment, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors, Privatization
BY MATT MCCLURE, CALGARY HERALD JULY 11, 2014 Lobby groups at both ends of the political spectrum say the provincial government is breaking a promise to hold the line on taxes by hiking the annual fee to register a car or truck. Both the Canadian... Jul. 11, 2014 PIA, PIA in the news
By Mark Harvey, CBC News, Jul 10, 2014 The experience of an Edmonton man, left without water for weeks after a pipe burst on his property, is just one example of how EPCOR is putting profit before good service, according to a public advocacy group. Wyatt... Jul. 10, 2014 PIA, PIA in the news
BY BILL MOORE-KILGANNON AND SHANNON STUNDEN BOWER, EDMONTON JOURNAL JUNE 16, 2014 (read the article on the Edmonton Journal website) Earlier this month, Josh Bilyk, president of the Alberta Enterprise Group, wrote an op-ed piece critiquing Public... Jun. 16, 2014 PIA, PIA in the news
EDMONTON – Public Interest Alberta is pleased to announce that Linda McCulloch (formerly Linda Sloan) has been elected its new Chairperson.  McCulloch is a Registered Nurse, former Edmonton City Councillor, President of the Alberta Urban... Jun. 12, 2014 Media Releases, PIA
LETTER TO THE EDITOR ON JUNE 9, 2014 - MEDICINE HAT NEWS (read the article on the Medicine Hat News website) Bill Moore-Kilgannon, executive director of Public Interest Alberta, and David Campanella of the Parkland Institute were in Medicine Hat recently... Jun. 09, 2014 PIA, PIA in the news, Seniors
First Available Bed Policy is Symptom of Failed Private Market Model EDMONTON – The Health Quality Council of Alberta report “Continuing Care Wait List: First Available Appropriate Living Option” that was released today demonstrates that there... Jun. 05, 2014 Media Releases, PIA, Seniors, Privatization