The Canadian Press

2015-06-15 | Alberta Throne Speech

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Alberta's new NDP government has opened a new session of the legislature by introducing a bill to ban corporate and union donations to political parties. Premier Rachel Notley says the issue is one of fairness. (It will be short spring session of the legislature. There will also be legislation implementing tax hikes for large corporations and the wealthy.)

Date: 2015-06-15
Placeline: EDMONTON.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 12 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << our political system has been far far too dependent on funds from a narrow range of donors with Deep Pockets and too far removed from the interest of Ordinary People >>