Jason Kenney

LotteryPosted by

Jason Kenney Can’t Even Get the $3M COVID Lottery Right

Canada’s least popular premier is having a rough time giving away $3 million as an incentive for vaccine-hesitant Albertans to get their COVID-19 shot. Alberta, the second province after Manitoba to launch a vaccine lottery, is home to some of the highest anti-vaccine sentiments in the country. Kenney filmed a...
AmericasPosted by

Jason Kenney Won’t Stop Defending the Architect of Residential Schools

As people across Canada grieve and contemplate ways to hold colonizers to account after the remains of 215 Indigenous children were found buried under a former residential school, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney again defended the former Canadian prime minister who created the residential school system. It started when a reporter...

10/3 podcast: Can Jason Kenney turn things around in Alberta?

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney won a decisive victory in 2019 on the strength of his messaging about the economy and jobs and being a stronger option than the NDP. Halfway through his mandate, and a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, support for the government has dropped and even the party’s base is frustrated.
U.S. Politicsresilience.org

One Thing Jason Kenney and Elizabeth May Agree On

All this week, the Alberta government will be in court challenging the constitutionality of the new federal Impact Assessment Act, with the goal of preventing Ottawa from assessing the impact of coal mining projects in the eastern slopes or new oilsands in situ projects. A host of environmental groups including...