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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

RELEASE: Fildebrandt calls for Parents & Children Charter of Rights and Responsibilities

EDMONTON, AB: Today Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt called on the NDP to strike an all-party committee to draft a Parents and Children Charter of Rights and Responsibilities. “Politicians playing politics...

May 07, 2018

Fildebrandt only MLA to stand up for free speech in buffer zone debate

Today Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt was the only conservative in the Legislature to debate and vote on the NDP’s Bill 9. During the debate, Fildebrandt tabled a motion to revamp...

May 03, 2018

For Immediate Release: All parties collude against cutting MLA pay; refuse to debate it

Today all parties in the Legislature colluded to vote down Independent-Conservative MLA Derek Fildebrandt’s motion to reduce MLA pay by 5% until the budget is balanced. Indications are that all...

April 30, 2018

The West Wants In

April 5, 2018 – MLA Fildebrandt Members Statement The last time that a Trudeau was in power in Ottawa, the long standing quasi-colonial attitude of the federal government to Alberta...

April 05, 2018

RELEASE: NDP's 'Virtual Reality' Budget Has No Path to Balance

RELEASE: NDP's 'Virtual Reality' Budget Has No Path to Balance EDMONTON, AB: Today the NDP released its 2018-19 budget with another promise to return to balance. "This time the promise...

March 22, 2018

RELEASE: Fildebrandt Tables Alternative Balanced Budget Plan

EDMONTON, AB: Today Strathmore-Brooks MLA Derek Fildebrandt tabled an alternative budget in the legislature which would see the operating budget balanced by 2019-20 and the consolidated budget balanced by 2020-21. ...

March 21, 2018

RELEASE: Fildebrandt To Put Forward Motion to Cut MLA Pay

EDMONTON, AB: Today Strathmore-Brooks MLA Derek Fildebrandt announced that he will put forward a private members motion in the Legislature to cut all MLA pay by 5 per cent until...

March 07, 2018

We must stand on guard for freedoms in times of war and peace

November 9th and 11th are both dates that mean a lot to me every year. Like most Canadians, I take time to stop and remember our war dead and veterans...

November 11, 2017