Alberta’s official opposition has criticized the recent provincial NDP budget, expressing concern about the huge anticipated provincial deficit. They have called for cuts to provincial staff levels and some programs.
Official opposition leader, Brian Jean will speak to this. He will outline the Wildrose Party vision for Alberta and his party’s view on a better fiscal management plan of Alberta’s finances. We will hear where a Wildose government would take Alberta. Speaker: Brian Jean, Alberta’s Official Opposition leader
Brian Jean was elected as Wildrose Leader on March 28, 2015 and has served as leader of the Official Opposition and MLA for Fort McMurray-Conklin since May 5, 2015. Raised in his home riding of Fort McMurray, Brian understands what makes Alberta the best place to live in the world. With extensive experience in construction, communications, farming, business and as a lawyer, Brian knows what it takes to get Alberta working again. Brian holds a Bachelor of Science, an MBA and an LLB. But Brian isn’t just book smart – he’s people smart. He knows that the backbone of Alberta is the hardworking and entrepreneurial spirit of its people. To this end, Brian has worked in numerous trades including logging and being a registered trapper. As a committed fiscal manager, Brian knows that low taxes and smaller government spur economic prosperity and unleash the Alberta Advantage. His goal is to build an Alberta that we can be proud of – one where all Albertans can enjoy a high quality of life.
Moderator: Ed Bardock
Date: Thursday, June 9, 2016 Time: Noon - 1:30 pm Location: Country Kitchen Catering (Lower level of The Keg) 1715 Mayor Magrath Dr. S Cost: $11.00 (includes lunch) or $2.00 (includes coffee/tea)