ALBERTA VOTES 2008

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Vermilion-Lloydminster (80)

February 1, 2008 | 03:56 PM

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Karen (Lloydminster) wrote:

I had the chance to stop by the all-candidates forum on Tuesday, Feb. 26, and was impressed by the Green Party candidate (Ngaio Hotte). I wasn't entirely sure what to expect, but she was well-prepared and had some really good ideas. I'm not sure I can say the same for the Liberal candidate... Snelgrove seems like a decent guy, but I'm not exactly on board with his party or their policies. The NDP didn't even show.

Posted February 28, 2008 08:56 AM

Marie (Edmonton) wrote:

Corina, I would rather have a "parachute liberal"then a "doing nothing" PC. I'am sure he will be up to speed on the riding if elected. Is Manville in this riding?

Posted February 26, 2008 07:27 PM

Paul (Lloydminster) wrote:

Lloyd Snelgrove will win with the largest majority in the province. Any credible alternative is afraid of the consequences of going up against him.

Posted February 12, 2008 10:04 AM

Jennifer Brown (edmonton) wrote:

Hi Corina,

The Green Party will be running candidates in all of the ridings in Alberta this election. You can check out the web site www.albertagreens.ca if you are interested in a Green alternative. There may not be a candidate listed at this moment, but there will be shortly.

Best of luck in making your decision!

Jennifer Brown
Green Party candidate for the riding of Bonnyville-Cold Lake

Posted February 11, 2008 11:25 PM

Corina. (Vermilion) wrote:

I'm sorry but who am I suppose to vote for. I'd like to vote for someone other than the PC's. But we have a parachute liberal who seems to have never even set foot east of Edmonton. His bio says part of his platform if he wins is to learn more about the area. I don't think so. And who wants to vote for the NDP. Totally useless. Just because Vermilion is out in the boonies give us some credit.

Posted February 11, 2008 09:37 AM

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