Will Alberta’s orange crush flatten businesses in the province?

NDP promised higher minimum wage, higher corporate tax rate, job creation tax credit
By Sarah Dobson
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/29/2015

Following more than four decades of Conservative rule, traditionally blue Alberta is sporting a new colour: NDP orange. 

The May 5 election shocked many as NDP leader Rachel Notley enjoyed a landslide victory, with the New Democrats taking 53 seats. The Wildrose Alliance Party won 21 and the Progressive Conservatives held on to just 10.