Jason Kenney bringing 5 demands to Justin Trudeau: ‘We are simply asking for a fair deal’

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau are set to meet face-to-face Tuesday, for the first time since voters in that province threw out all of its Liberal MPs.Kenney had made the case for months leading up to the federal election that the Liberals were — at their peril — ignoring the concerns of the West but the election result brought the reality of that anger to the...

Can anything stop Jason Kenney? Alberta premier rides high approval rating as his party gathers for convention

EDMONTON — On Monday, Premier Jason Kenney stood beside the Toronto MP and Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland in his office at the Alberta legislature and warmly welcomed her, an “Alberta girl” from Peace River, Alta., back home.That was after earlier this month, in a speech before conservative faithful, condemning the “record of assaults” of Freeland’s own Liberal...

Chrystia Freeland, Jason Kenney meet in Alberta ‘to look for common ground’

EDMONTON — The Alberta government received its second overture in as many weeks from the federal Liberals as Chrystia Freeland visited Edmonton on Monday and spoke with Premier Jason Kenney, seeking, they both said, “common ground” on issues facing the Alberta-Ottawa relationship.The two played nice in a quick statement and photo op, with Kenney warmly welcoming Freeland to Alberta and...