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October 24, 2014 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. PIA's 10th anniversary event in Edmonton a huge success; Calgary event coming up on Monday Public Interest Alberta's 10th anniversary gala dinner in Edmonton on Wednesday... Oct. 24, 2014 Blog , PIA, Democracy, Privatization
PIA News & Events - September 30, 2014 1. Premier Jim Prentice Pledges to Phase Out Coal  Premier Jim Prentice was quoted last week saying he is willing to phase out coal-fired electricity. The question is how long he will allow the... Sep. 30, 2014 Blog , PIA, Environment
Public Interest Alberta, with the support of the Alberta College of Social Workers, has purchased the latest data on low-wage earners in Alberta from Statistics Canada. Click here to read our intepretation of the data we released on Labour Day... Aug. 31, 2014 Blog , PIA, Human Services & Poverty
PC leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk did not respond directly to our questions on democracy, but he did send us a statement on his overall outlook on democratic reform in Alberta: Trust must be earned and I will create new processes that will lead to... Aug. 14, 2014 Blog , PIA, Democracy
PC leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk did not respond directly to our questions on human services and poverty, but he did send us a statement on his overall outlook on poverty reduction in Alberta: We need to take immediate action. If we do nothing,... Aug. 14, 2014 Blog , PIA, Human Services & Poverty
PC leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk did not respond directly to our questions on seniors' care, but he did send us a statement on his overall outlook on seniors' care in Alberta: We all want seniors to live in a safe, healthy, happy and comfortable... Aug. 14, 2014 Blog , PIA, Seniors
PC leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk did not respond directly to our questions on child care policy, but he did send us a statement on his overall outlook on child care in Alberta: Access to quality child care is one of the chief concerns for our... Aug. 14, 2014 Blog , PIA, Childcare
August 8, 2014 - News & Views PIA E-Newsletter PIA News & Events 1. ACTION REQUEST: Tell the PC leadership candidates we need answers! On July 7th, we sent a short survey to the three PC leadership candidates regarding child care policy and asked... Aug. 08, 2014 Blog , PIA, Democracy, Childcare, Education, Human Services & Poverty, Seniors
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