RED DEER, AB (March 16, 2019): United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney has issued a statement following the nomination of Jason Stephan as the party’s candidate in Red Deer-South for the 2019 provincial election:
“Today, more than 1,200 United Conservative members in Red Deer-South cast ballots for their preferred candidate for the next election from amongst five great contestants.
“I would like to congratulate Jason Stephan on winning an incredibly competitive race.
“Jason is a lawyer, chartered accountant, and a small businessman. As the owner and operator of a small business, Jason brings real-life experience in creating jobs to the table. His skills will be a valuable asset to the United Conservative team. A dedicated husband and father of 3, Jason knows first hand what this election is about- building an Alberta that creates the opportunity and prosperity for his family that enabled his business and family to thrive. I am pleased to welcome Jason Stephan as the United Conservative candidate in Red Deer-South.
“I would also like to thank Bruce Buruma, Norm Wiebe, Adele Poratto, Dr. Gary Davidson, and their teams for their participation in the democratic process and dedication to our movement.”