Postmedia hires former Kenney staffer to lobby Alberta government on involvement in 'energy war room' - 2019-05-17

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F0.png Postmedia hires former Kenney staffer to lobby Alberta government on involvement in 'energy war room' May 17, 2019, Sharon J. Riley, The Narwhal

Lobbyist registration reveals company that publishes newspapers in at least 34 Alberta communities has hired former UCP campaign director Nick Koolsbergen to lobby Alberta government

Documents filed with the Alberta Lobbyist Registry reveal that Canadian media behemoth Postmedia — which owns the National Post, Edmonton Journal, Edmonton Sun, Calgary Herald, Calgary Sun, Vancouver Sun, The Province, Ottawa Citizen and many others — is actively seeking to become "involved" in Premier Jason Kenney's "energy war room."

The lobbying records state Postmedia hired Kenney's former campaign director Nick Koolsbergen to "discuss ways Postmedia could be involved in the government's energy war room."

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{{cite news | first = Sharon J. | last = Riley | title = Postmedia hires former Kenney staffer to lobby Alberta government on involvement in 'energy war room' | url = https://thenarwhal.ca/postmedia-hires-kenneys-former-campaign-director-to-lobby-alberta-government-on-involvement-in-energy-war-room/ | work = The Narwhal | date = May 17, 2019 | accessdate = August 28, 2019 }}