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Faron Ellis, “Someone should tell Jim Prentice it isn’t 1983 anymore” Calgary Herald, August 15, 2014.

Faron Ellis, “Is it too late to save the Alberta PCs from themselves and their culture of entitlement?” Calgary Herald, July 30, 2014.

Faron Ellis, “How long will Alberta PC caucus put up with Prentice’s scoldings?” Calgary Herald, July 15, 2014.

Faron Ellis, “Slowly, incrementally, conservatively… we are starting to see some policy differentiation in the Alberta PC leadership race,” Calgary Herald, June 30, 2014.

Faron Ellis, “Just what was Ric McIver’s campaign thinking by having him attend March for Jesus parade, again?” Calgary Herald, June 17, 2014.

Faron Ellis, “Looking at leadership style as candidates make pitches in southern Alberta,” Calgary Herald, June 10, 2014.

Faron Ellis, Marda Schindeler, James Manis, “Citizen Society Research Lab Applied Teaching and Learning Initiative,” paper presented to the Prairie Political Science Association annual general meeting, Banff, AB, September 2013.

Faron Ellis, “Cars, Busses and the Transportation Master Plan,” in Lethbridge Herald, March 17, 2013, A6.

Faron Ellis, “A brief history of council pay,” in Lethbridge Herald, January 17, 2013, A6.

Faron Ellis, “CIP projects in context,” in Lethbridge Herald, October 30, 2012, A6.

Faron Ellis, “Fear and loathing at the end of the 2012 campaign trail,” Calgary Herald, April 23, 2012.

Faron Ellis, “Wildrose: Libertarian-conservatism and the populist trap,” Calgary Herald, April 15, 2012.

Faron Ellis, “Halfway to regime change: Part III – Campaign dynamics give nod to Wildrose,” Calgary Herald, April 9, 2012.

Faron Ellis, “Halfway to regime change: Part II – Patterns of seismic shifts in Alberta politics,” Calgary Herald, April 7, 2012.

Faron Ellis, “Halfway to regime change: Part I – How frightening is this?” Calgary Herald, April 7, 2012.

Faron Ellis, “Score week one for Wildrose,” Calgary Herald, March 31, 2012.

Faron Ellis, “When change happens in Alberta provincial politics, it is abrupt, decisive and dramatic,” Calgary Herald, March 24, 2012.

Faron Ellis and Christopher Vokey, “Why Tory leadership hopefuls won’t touch royalties,” in Calgary Herald, August 25, 2011, A13.

Faron Ellis, “Building Bridges reaches too far: Bold, aggressive action plan is also intrusive and ill-conceived,” in Lethbridge Herald, February 17, 2011, A6.

Faron Ellis, “Renewing the Federation,” in Dialogues: The Election is Over, Now What? Canada West Foundation, 2006, 12-13.

Faron Ellis, “Conservative crossroads: Part III – social, moral issues mark line,” Calgary Herald, Thursday, March 17, 2005, A18.

Faron Ellis, “Conservative crossroads: Part II – Tories need bold economic vision,” Calgary Herald, Wednesday, March 16, 2005, A20.

Faron Ellis, “Conservative crossroads: Part I – ‘Populist’ trap must be avoided’,” Calgary Herald, Tuesday, March 15, 2005, A14.

Faron Ellis, “Exploration and the environment,” Western Standard, May 3, 2004.

Faron Ellis, “Polls positive for council, Klein,” The Business File, Volume IV, Issue I, March 2004.

Faron Ellis, “Neighborhood ties fall victim to workweek, solitary pursuits,” Calgary Herald, Friday, June 6, 2003, A1.

Faron Ellis, “Lethbridge opinion structure on terrorism,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, December 10, 2001, A6.

Faron Ellis, “Interpreting the 2001 Lethbridge civic election results,” Lethbridge Herald, Friday, October 19, 2001, A6.

Faron Ellis, “A ward system for Lethbridge,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, October 15, 2001, A10.

Faron Ellis, “Market share,” Lethbridge Herald, Wednesday, October 3, 2001, A8.

Faron Ellis, “Change: Simply a matter of how much,” Lethbridge Herald, Wednesday, September 26, 2001, A8.

Faron Ellis, “Living democratically,” Lethbridge Herald, Tuesday, September 18, 2001, A4.

Faron Ellis, “City residents support change to law on pot: Survey shows majority support legalization of marijuana for medical, not recreational, uses,” Lethbridge Herald, Thursday, June 28, 2001, A6.

Faron Ellis, “The dynasty continues as PCs retain control,” Lethbridge Herald, Tuesday, March 13, 2001, A9.

Faron Ellis, “Lethbridge MLAs could be picked by strategic voting, not popularity,” Lethbridge Herald, Tuesday, March 6, 2001, A6.

Faron Ellis, “One-party-state election continues,” Lethbridge Herald, Tuesday, February 27, 2001, A6.

Faron Ellis, “History suggests status quo in this provincial election,” Lethbridge Herald, Tuesday, February 20, 2001, A6.

Faron Ellis, “Reflections on the results,” Lethbridge Herald, Tuesday, December 5, 2000, A6

Faron Ellis, “Week Five: The end game,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, November 27, 2000, A10.

Faron Ellis, “Parties outdid the media for sheer sensationalism,” Calgary Herald, Friday, November 24, 2000, A34

Faron Ellis, “Week Four: negative campaigning takes hold,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, November 20, 2000, A10

Faron Ellis, “Week Three: Half-time report,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, November 13, 2000, A6

Faron Ellis, “Parties forego substance for style,” Calgary Herald, Wednesday, November 8, 2000, A25

Faron Ellis, “Week Two: The more things change..,“ Lethbridge Herald, Monday, November 6, 2000, A6

Faron Ellis, “Week One: A two-horse race,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, October 30, 2000, A8.

Faron Ellis, “Let the campaigning begin,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, October 23, 2000, A6.

Faron Ellis, “Manning’s party remained right-wing despite his pleas,” Edmonton Journal, Monday, July 17, 2000.

Faron Ellis, “Studies show voters support city council,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday January 10, 2000, A8.

Faron Ellis, “United Alternative taking wrong tack with Reform,” Lethbridge Herald, Sunday, February 7, 1999, A6.

Faron Ellis, “United Alternative evolving into anti-Reform,” Calgary Herald, Monday February 1, 1999, A12.

Faron Ellis, “Reformers yet to be sold on ‘3-D’ politics,” Calgary Herald, Saturday, June 27, 1998, H6.

Faron Ellis, “Political correctness movement will fail to overcome liberty,” Lethbridge Herald, Wednesday, January 28, 1998, A8.

Faron Ellis, “Klein’s policies: Public opinion,” Lethbridge Herald, Friday, Dec. 1, 1995, A7.

Faron Ellis, “What Quebec wants,” Lethbridge Herald, Monday, Nov. 27, 1995, A4.