Alberta Minister of the Economy, Jobs and Innovation, Doug Schweitzer is back on the Trending 55 Hot Seat.
Here are some of the topics covered today:
- He says he will use a consultative approach in coming up with ideas (like in the justice ministry)
- the importance of doing the right things now to keep Alberta as an economic driver
- he mentioned that 300,000 jobs were lost due to the pandemic, and the oil crash and adds the work doesn’t stop until all Albertans are back to work
- the importance of technology in the province’s economic rebound
- as a parent, Schweitzer gives us his thoughts of his children returning to school; and
- the usual baseball talk, along with an NFL Superbowl prediction since the new season begins tonight.
The full discussion is below.
– Kenny Trenton, Trending 55 Newsroom