The Canadian Press

2015-06-03 | Alberta Notley Appointment

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Premier Rachel Notley is coming under fire for appointing a high-ranking party operator to one of the top jobs in the civil service. Derek Fildebrandt of the Wildrose party says by hiring John Heaney, Notley has lost sight of where politics ends and public service begins. (Notleys office says Heaney has experience to give them advice to build a new model on how government can work with civil servants. And they say Heaneys job is just for the summer.)

Date: 2015-06-03
Placeline: EDMONTON.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the fingers over reaching the appropriate powers of her office by appointing a long time NDP party apparatchik to a highly paid senior position >>