Notley and her government.
By all accounts, that unfavourable opinion of the federal Liberals is about to get much, much worse.
Leaks about the Liberals’ new environmental review process for pipeline and resource-project approval are beginning to flood out of Ottawa.
For instance, we know already that the Liberals will give the National Energy Board (NEB) 36 months rather than 18 to determine whether a coastal oil terminal or pipeline may go ahead and with what conditions.
We know the Trudeau government wants to move the enviro wing of the NEB out of Calgary to Ottawa, where they can keep more of an eye on it and exert more control.
And we know the Liberals intend to expand the number of criteria to which NEB panelists may object, which will