Kevin Libin: Pray that Brad Wall can protect your paycheque from Ottawa's clutches

Michael Bell/The Canadian PressBrad Wall has quickly become not just the loudest, but arguably the only premier willing to speak truth to power as the...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall defends Energy East in Quebec

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall took his pro-Energy East road show into relatively hostile territory Thursday as he met with Quebec counterpart Philippe Couillard in a...

Brad Wall makes case for Energy East in Quebec

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall took his pitch for the Energy East pipeline into relatively hostile territory on Thursday, meeting with Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard in...

Brad Wall mocks Leap Manifesto in high-profile Twitter battle

NaomiAKlein @mzjacobso Leap: 34 nations incl China eliminating fossil fuels in 34 yrs?? No oil, gas, coal, uranium Great talk. Fun times. — Brad Wall...

In an age where beating up on oil is trendy, Brad Wall is the voice of reason |

- Calgary SunCalgary SunBrad Wall in Calgary Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan, talks to energy industry executives at a luncheon hosted by The Explorers...

Premier Brad Wall promoting Energy East pipeline across the country

Next week, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall will go to Toronto and Saint John, N.B., to promote the Energy East pipeline. The pipeline would carry western...

Premier Brad Wall: Energy industry under 'existential threat' ... and it's losing the PR war

Calgary HeraldBrad Wall Calgary June 8 Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan, talks to energy industry executives at a luncheon hosted by The Explorers and Producers...

Varcoe: Brad Wall goes on offence for oilpatch

Politicians often need to speak softly and carry a big stick in the world of diplomacy. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall came to Calgary on Wednesday...

Brad Wall speaks at Calgary Petroleum Club

Wall will speak at the Calgary Petroleum Club at an event organized by the Explorers and Producers Association of Canada. The group advocates for government...

Premier Brad Wall defends decision to dump balanced budget legislation

Saskatoonhomepage.caWall says his government has paid off NDP debt, reduced taxes by six billion dollars and spent eight billion on infrastructure projects. He adds the...

Premier Brad Wall defends decision to cut funding for five urban parks

Premier Brad Wall is defending a decision to cut funding for five urban parks in the province. The NDP says the half million dollar cost...

Musings: Defining a 'Deep' Draft

(blog)The pool of picks included the likes of Ray Bourque, Mike Gartner, Mark Messier (third round), Brian Propp, Michel Goulet, Neal Broten, Glenn Anderson,...

Callers using Brad Wall's name to try to scam Regina residents

Premier Brad Wall's office has warned that any callers claiming to be the premier or part of his team are not who they claim to...

Mystery caller does not work for Brad Wall, financial watchdog says

The public is being warned after some Saskatchewan residents received phone calls from someone purporting to work for Premier Brad Wall. The warning came Thursday...

'It's manageable': Brad Wall aims for balanced budget in 2017-18

After unveiling a deficit budget on Wednesday, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he believes his government can deliver a balanced budget next year. The 2016-17...

Saskatchewan Budget: Brad Wall Projects 'Manageable' $434-Million Deficit

REGINA — Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall has joked that deficits are like potato chips — not good for your long-term health and bet you can't...

Premier Brad Wall defends proposed rate hike by SaskPower

Premier Brad Wall is defending a proposed move by SaskPower to raise rates five per-cent in July and another 5 per-cent on January first. The...

Brad Wall not interested in becoming next federal Conservative leader

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he is flattered by a push to have him run to become the next federal Conservative leader, but he has...

Brad Wall won't be wooed by latest attempt to recruit him to federal politics

Brad Wall says that is flattering, but he already has the job he wants. "I don't have any interest in federal politics now or in...

Brad Wall Wooed For Federal Conservative Leadership By Tory Group

TORONTO — On the eve of the Conservative party's convention in Vancouver, a Draft Brad Wall campaign has begun urging party members to encourage Saskatchewan's...

Brad Wall's popularity continues to climb, poll finds

REGINA – Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is Canada's most popular provincial leader, according to a new Angus Reid Poll. Wall, whose Saskatchewan Party government won...

Premier Brad Wall criticized on climate science stance

Following a reference to "misguided dogma" in the throne speech and some heated comments from Brad Wall in the Saskatchewan legislature, a group of environmental...

Their friends, our money

In April, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall was re-elected with a third majority government for his Saskatchewan Party. This week marked the new government's first legislative...

Saskatchewan's Brad Wall wants review of SaskTel's competitiveness

He says the government has asked for a risk analysis to be done by an industry expert following the takeover of Manitoba Telecom Services by...

Sask. Premier wants review of SaskTel's future competitiveness

The Globe and Mail (subscription)Premier Brad Wall says that deal leaves SaskTel as "the only, sort of quite small, regional player — the only one...

Premier Brad Wall promises 'transformational' change in health, education

If you liked the Saskatchewan Party's recent election platform, you will enjoy its throne speech — which reiterates in large part the campaign promises of...

When the going gets tough, governments show their mettle — if any

Party leader of Brad Wall — someone who could be trusted to guard at least some of the province's traditional values, like public ownership of...

Deputy Minister to Premier Brad Wall to step down

Premier Brad Wall says a new Deputy Minister to the Premier will be announced in the coming weeks. “Doug Moen has been an extremely strong...

Column: It's been a bad April for Brad Wall — and worse might be coming, writes Murray Mandryk

The first month of Premier Brad Wall's third term was not a good one for Saskatchewan working people. There again, it really hasn't been very...

Statement from Premier Brad Wall about SK's efforts in Fort McMurray

"Both our Wildfire Management (WFM) branch and our Emergency Management and Fire Safety (EMFS) office have been in contact with their Alberta counterparts to offer...

Fingas: Wall's handout hard to stomach

But there's a more important comparison to be drawn between the money being shovelled at Skip the Dishes and the choices the Wall government made...

Premier extends emergency help to Alberta as province battles wildfire

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he has extended assistance to Alberta as the neighbouring province battles a massive wildfire that has forced the evacuation of...

Premier Brad Wall disappointed with Earl's Restaurants decision on beef

Premier Brad Wall is disappointed with a decision by Earl's Restaurant chain to drop prairie beef in favor of U.S. meat. Earl's says it will...

Christian prayer in Sask. Legislature will continue, premier says

Globalnews.caPremier Brad Wall is holding firm on daily prayer in the legislature and his annual Christmas message. On Monday, Wall was responding to questions about...

Mandryk: Wall must stop picking business winners and losers

Now, one might take umbrage at MacKinnon's premise that the 75-per-cent reduction in the number of people waiting for surgery is all due to Premier...

No more Skip the Dishes-type deals, Sask. Premier says

Saskatchewan's premier is defending his government's decision to give $3 million to the food delivery business Skip the Dishes. But Brad Wall also says the...

Justin Trudeau, Brad Wall discuss EI, pipelines during Saskatoon sitdown

WATCH ABOVE: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a productive meeting with Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall in which the two discussed pipelines, Employment Insurance and funding...

Editorial: Province concealed deepening deficit during election

Premier Brad Wall's admission that Saskatchewan's 2016-17 deficit will be even bigger now than the $259 million forecast just before the provincial election campaign is...

Premier Brad Wall issues statement on death of John Ridsdel

Premier Brad Wall has issued a statement on the death of John Ridsdel, who was murdered by a Muslim extremist group in the Phillipines after...

Premier Brad Wall says deficit will be higher than forecast

​Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says the deficit in the upcoming provincial budget could be higher than initially forecast. The government was hoping to get the...

Sask. Premier Brad Wall responds to Cameco uranium mine layoffs

"What they're asked to do on behalf of government is to work with those who have been laid off to identify perhaps other job opportunities...

Saskatchewan deficit bigger than first thought, says Premier Brad Wall

REGINA—Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says the deficit in the upcoming provincial budget could be higher than initially forecast. The government was hoping to get the...

Mandryk: Demise of NDP governments good for Wall

And even when a political foe departs it's good to be gracious, as Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall demonstrated in his reaction to this week's overwhelming...

Premier Brad Wall has set a date for when MLAs will return to the legislative assembly: May 17

That day will start with the election of the Speaker of the House followed by a Throne Speech that afternoon. On May 16, the government...

Letter: Don't credit Brad Wall for boom

Brad Wall based his re-election campaign largely on the contention that the boom in Saskatchewan occurred because his government made some changes eight years ago...

Manitoba vote could bring big win for conservatives — and another NDP loss

Saskatchewan's outspoken premier Brad Wall could soon have a conservative pal at the first minister's table, if Manitoba Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister is able...

Mandryk: The messy demise of two NDP leaders

On Monday, instead of talking about the demise of Saskatchewan jobs, the provincial NDP's Cam Broten announced he would be stepping down as leader. The...

Did ex-NDPer running as Liberal cause Cam Broten's loss?

A former NDP candidate running for the Liberals in the last provincial election may have received just three per cent of the votes in Saskatoon...

Cam Broten resigns as leader of Saskatchewan NDP: 'This was not an easy decision'

The Saskatchewan New Democratic Party is leaderless following the resignation of Cam Broten, who lost his seat in last week's provincial election. “I have never...

Cam Broten resigning as Saskatchewan NDP Leader: 'This was not an easy decision'

One week after a devastating provincial election loss, Cam Broten is stepping down as leader of the Saskatchewan NDP. Speculation swirled the past seven days,...