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Spring Session of the Legislature Ends with Weak Opposition to the NDP

Spring session at the Legislature came to a wrap and was marked by the NDP ramming through more damaging legislation, but surprisingly, with little or no opposition from my former...

July 04, 2018

NDP lose once again on illegal beer tax

STRATHMORE, AB: The NDP have lost yet another court challenge on their illegal beer tax with a ruling from the Agreement on Internal today. The NDP originally brought in...

June 11, 2018

Fildebrandt calls for an emergency debate on pipeline nationalization

Edmonton – Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt will request an emergency debate be held in the Legislature tomorrow to debate the details of Alberta’s support for the Trans Mountain pipeline. The...

May 29, 2018

Federal Liberals nationalize pipeline

Edmonton -  With the support of the Alberta government, the federal government will spend 4.5 billion dollars to buy and nationalize the Trans Mountain pipeline “There is no investor problem....

May 29, 2018

Fildebrandt blasts NDP race and gender quotas on businesses

Today, Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt blasted the NDP’s gender and race based tax credits in Bill 2. Fildebrandt called out the NDP during Question Period today, after moving the bill...

May 28, 2018

NDP & UCP vote together for gender and racial quotas in corporate welfare

Edmonton, AB - Today Independent - Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt tabled a motion in the legislature to scrap the NDP’s Bill 2. The bill would cost taxpayers millions of dollars for...

May 17, 2018

Fildebrandt proposes legislative amendment to provide limited pot amnesty

Edmonton - Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt proposed an amendment in the Legislature today that would allow the Minister the power to review decisions of the ALGC when determining who is...

May 16, 2018

Fildebrandt calls for pardon of pot users

Edmonton AB: Today in the Legislature, Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt called on the Premier to speak with her federal counterpart to pardon individuals who have been convicted of simple marijuana...

May 14, 2018

Release: Fildebrandt only conservative to stand up to Bill 9 for 3rd vote in a row as NDP triple size of initial bubble zone.

EDMONTON, AB: Last night the NDP successfully tripled the size of the bubble zone with only a single dissenting voice. Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt was once again the lone conservative voice on...

May 09, 2018

Release: Fildebrandt continues to lead opposition to Bill 9

Edmonton – Today, Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt announced he would be tabling numerous amendments that will seek to improve Bill 9, Protecting Choice for Women Accessing Health Care Act starting...

May 08, 2018