When we started 2014, the biggest villain in Alberta Politics was Alison Redford. The possible hero and new leader of Alberta Politics, you could argue, was Danielle Smith.
Now, as 2014 ends, the biggest villain of…. Canadian politics is Danielle Smith.
Steven Britton, Robyn Moser and Derek Fildebrandt discuss the shocking week of 9 Wildrose Members crossing the floor too the PC Party. We cover a ton of topics and it conveys a lot of emotions. This also will have some “inside baseball”. However, there are some people that had some insight into what happened. We broke it up in two parts. Some of the topics we cover include;
Part 1 is here
Part 2 is is this link.
Reactions of the crossing and how everyone heard;
A revelation from Derek about ANOTHER potential story the media is looking into.
What the “deal” was to include and ended up including? Did Smith and Anderson get what they want
The WRP convention.
The possible orchestrator of the deal.
The current perception of the PC Party and Jim Prentice.
The current mood of the Wildrose Party.
When should we have an election?
Can the so called “left” parties take advantage?
Is Prentice a good leader?
A debate about the need of Opposition. Can it be within caucus or an actual opposition?