There is nothing Prentice can do about the price of oil, but he can change the way the province collects and spends its revenue.


What needs to happen is the diversification of Alberta’s revenue stream so it’s not wholly reliant on natural resource revenue to fund 30% of its budgetary needs, allows for meaningful contributions to the Heritage Savings and Trust Fund and forever insulates the province from the actions of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries.