THE BOTTOM LINE

with Rick Peterson


Welcome to "The Bottom Line" - Rick Peterson's take on issues, ideas, people, and events that directly affect Edmonton Strathcona. With nominations now open, Rick needs to focus on getting elected. Thank you so much for reading and sharing these articles. Rick enjoyed writing them and we enjoyed the feedback and conversations they started. Follow Rick's campaign progress by, clicking here to sign up for the mailing list.

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Canada's NDP and the Chinese Communist Party

Check out this picture below and the name in the right hand column circled in yellow. Niki Ashton is a high profile NDP Member of Parliament from Manitoba. She’s a...

November 23, 2020

Canada's NDP and the Chinese Communist Party


Flyers' Poker

Here we go again: WestJet and Air Canada, hat in hand, asking for a bail-out.

November 13, 2020

Flyers' Poker

What Counts

I’ve got a good idea what’s on the minds of Edmonton Strathcona residents. I know what counts. It’s jobs. The economy. Our kids’ future. Getting back to work. Building a...

November 12, 2020

What Counts

Corporate Canada Needs to take on Child Care

If there’s one group of Canadians that have really taken a hard hit by COVID-19, it’s working parents, especially mothers. If anyone needs a break, it’s them. And they needed...

October 16, 2020

Corporate Canada Needs to take on Child Care


Say "Bye-Bye!" to UBI

Universal Basic Income is an intriguing idea whose time has come – and should be shown the door.

September 15, 2020

Say

Save Campus Saint-Jean

Below is a column that should be required reading for everyone in Edmonton Strathcona. We risk losing Campus Saint-Jean, a key centre of learning and defense of francophone rights in...

September 11, 2020

Save Campus Saint-Jean


Strong Alberta Show In Shadow Cabinet

On Tuesday Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole unveiled our party’s shadow cabinet, which features nine Members of Parliament from Alberta. We all know that regional representation is of growing concern for...

September 08, 2020

Strong Alberta Show In Shadow Cabinet

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