The Conservatives' triumph in the April 23 election caught many off guard, but observers say issues ranging from questionable polling and strategic voting to concerns about social conservatism and controversial statements from Wildrose candidates led to the PC majority. video audio
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The Wildrose Party may reconsider some of the more controversial policies that didn't seem to resonate with Alberta voters, Leader Danielle Smith said one day after her party won 17 of 87 seats in the provincial election. video
Vote Compass: The Results
More than 115,000 respondents used Vote Compass to explore the parties, leaders and issues in the Alberta provincial election. In this collection of graphics, we illustrate how they answered the 30 issue-related questions.