'The lunatics are trying to take over': Quotes from Kenney's time in Alberta politics

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney responds to a question from the media on the final day of the summer meeting of Canada's premiers at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria on July 12, 2022. United Conservative Party members will pick a new leader on Thursday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito Alberta Premier Jason Kenney responds to a question from the media on the final day of the summer meeting of Canada's premiers at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria on July 12, 2022. United Conservative Party members will pick a new leader on Thursday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

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