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Nate

COLUMN: MLA Nate Horner on the Assessment Model Review

The energy industry and municipalities have a mutually dependant relationship on each other’

  • Oct 28, 2020
Nate
Damien Kurek

COLUMN: Local MP Damien Kurek on ensuring that there is a plan for recovery

‘Canadians deserve answers, and the Official Opposition has been there trying to get them.’

  • Oct 23, 2020
Damien Kurek
MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’

MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’

‘As the costs for emergency programs continue to add up, Canada is facing the prospect of a fiscal cliff’

  • Sep 25, 2020
MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’
COLUMN: Commentary on leading a tax-cut led recovery

COLUMN: Commentary on leading a tax-cut led recovery

Pie-in-the-sky, government-directed stimulus is enormously expensive, and simply doesn’t work

  • Sep 24, 2020
COLUMN: Commentary on leading a tax-cut led recovery
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
COLUMN: Brave enough to ask for help

COLUMN: Brave enough to ask for help

‘Your care and concern could save a life. Don’t be afraid to ask someone if they are really alright.’

  • Sep 11, 2020
COLUMN: Brave enough to ask for help
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau

DANSEREAU: A statue is not history

Opinion: A statue is not history

Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
COLUMN: Local MLA Nate Horner provides a fiscal update

COLUMN: Local MLA Nate Horner provides a fiscal update

‘Our approach to that recovery must ensure we are delivering the most efficient government services possible.’

  • Sep 4, 2020
COLUMN: Local MLA Nate Horner provides a fiscal update
COLUMN: Local MP Damien Kurek chats with new Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole

COLUMN: Local MP Damien Kurek chats with new Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole

‘This past week I had a productive conversation with Mr. O’Toole, and I can say he is already exceeding my expectations.’

  • Aug 28, 2020
COLUMN: Local MP Damien Kurek chats with new Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole
Rediscoveries of life’s good gifts in the challenging seasons

Rediscoveries of life’s good gifts in the challenging seasons

The pain and loneliness of grief can provide a transformative season - if you allow it to

Rediscoveries of life’s good gifts in the challenging seasons
Local MP Damien Kurek responds to Liberals’ decision to prorogue Parliament

Local MP Damien Kurek responds to Liberals’ decision to prorogue Parliament

‘At a time when our nation needed leadership, this Prime Minister and Government have failed.’

  • Aug 18, 2020
Local MP Damien Kurek responds to Liberals’ decision to prorogue Parliament
A mid-summer update from MP Damien Kurek

A mid-summer update from MP Damien Kurek

‘Programs like CERB need a real plan with in-depth detail that would get Canadians back to work’

  • Aug 15, 2020
A mid-summer update from MP Damien Kurek
MP’s column: Reflections on what it means to be a Canadian

MP’s column: Reflections on what it means to be a Canadian

Throughout our history we have seen that time and time again Canadians are up to the task, no matter the odds.

  • Jul 3, 2020
MP’s column: Reflections on what it means to be a Canadian
The continued journey of dealing with profound loss

The continued journey of dealing with profound loss

‘My mother wasn’t just ‘my mom’ - she was a foundational part of who I am.’

The continued journey of dealing with profound loss
The Official Opposition will continue stand up to the Liberal Government and their lack of transparency

The Official Opposition will continue stand up to the Liberal Government and their lack of transparency

Democracy cannot take a back seat because there is a pandemic

  • Jun 19, 2020
The Official Opposition will continue stand up to the Liberal Government and their lack of transparency
MP’s COLUMN: Seniors during COVID-19 and beyond

MP’s COLUMN: Seniors during COVID-19 and beyond

‘COVID-19 has disproportionately affected seniors and has exposed the gaps in the care and supports that seniors need’

  • Jun 5, 2020
MP’s COLUMN: Seniors during COVID-19 and beyond
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Ending systemic racism is on everyone

Privilege in society cannot come at the expense of of our neighbours

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
COLUMN: Firearms and avoiding accountability

COLUMN: Firearms and avoiding accountability

‘Instead of targeting law-abiding Canadians, the Government should be prioritizing law enforcement’

  • May 8, 2020
COLUMN: Firearms and avoiding accountability
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Hairstylists and barbers shouldn’t be in phase one of Alberta relaunch plan

Impossibility of social distancing means more government protocols, access to PPE needed

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
Local MP Damien Kurek on accountability and COVID-19

Local MP Damien Kurek on accountability and COVID-19

‘Technology can be a great asset, but the importance of in-person Parliamentary sittings and the accountability it instills is essential’

  • Apr 24, 2020
Local MP Damien Kurek on accountability and COVID-19