Above photo:The first NDP cabinet is sworn in at the Alberta Legislature, May 24, 2015. Photo: Premier of Alberta It’s still more than a year until Albertans will head to the polls, but it often feels like the province is already in election mode. The United Conservative...

It has been 10 years since the child-first policy called Jordan's Principle was passed unanimously in the House of Commons. Two years since it was adopted as the third call to action by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. It was only this summer Alberta announced...

Editorial Team

Mark Lisac

Mark Lisac covered Alberta politics for more than 30 years as a reporter for The Canadian Press, a columnist for The Edmonton Journal and as publisher and editor of an independent newsletter on politics and legislative affairs. He retired from the newsletter but now writes a monthly column for Prime Times, a free-distribution magazine designed primarily for Albertans aged 50 and over.

Jeff Samsonow

Jeff is publisher of new online magazine Edmonton Quotient, which focuses on Edmonton news, urban planning and local business. Jeff’s also been a director of the Strathcona Community League for the last decade, helping create a voice for neighbours on local planning and municipal engagement.