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MLA leaves Tory caucus

Alberta's Progressive Conservative government took another blow today when a member of the cabinet left the Tory caucus. Guest host Frank Rackow talks to Donna Kennedy-Glans, the now independent MLA for Calgary Varsity.

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The Homestretch Women and cycling in Calgary Sep 29, 2014 | 6:30Bike groups in Calgary are trying to attract more women to cycling. Kimberley Nelson, the president of Bike Calgary, joins us to discuss the issue.
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The Homestretch Homestretch Podcast for Monday, September 29th Sep 29, 2014 | 21:34Today's podcast: Premier Jim Prentice on byelection announcements; Brian Keating talks about vultures from Tanzania; local cycling advocates look to get more women involved.
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