Kenney tells premiers’ meeting national unity still threatened

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he still believes national unity is under threat despite two days of collaborative discussions with the country’s leaders. Kenney said his province contributes billions of dollars to Canada’s economy but is blocked in by some…

Kenney says bills C-48, C-69 ‘prejudicial attack on Alberta’; bring referendum on equalization closer

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said Friday he was “profoundly disappointed” that the Senate passed bills C-48 and C-69 Thursday. He called Bill C-48, the Oil Tanker Moratorium Act, “a prejudicial attack on Alberta, banning from Canada’s northwest coast only one product…

Pipeline capacity at heart of C-69, C-48 debate

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is firing back, after several premiers claimed Bills C-69 and C-48 would tear apart the country if they became law. The leaders insist the legislation would make it nearly impossible to build new oil and gas…

Conservative premiers warn Trudeau of national unity crisis

Six premiers are urging Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to drop or substantially change two pieces of federal legislation. David Akin explains what Bills C-69 and C-48 are, and why the leaders believe that the passing of these bills could spark…