Dr. David Swann was elected to his first term as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the constituency of Calgary Mountain View in November 2004, and re-elected to his second term in March 2008. He was elected as Leader of the Official Opposition of Alberta in December 2008 and stepped down in February 2010. Dr. Swann was re-elected to his third term as MLA of Calgary Mountain View in April 2012. He was named interim Leader of the Alberta Liberal Opposition in February 2015, and was elected once again to his fourth—and current—term in May of the same year.
Taken from the Alberta Hansard for Thursday, March 9, 2017. Member Statement – Opioid Use Thank you, Mr. Speaker. This week in a rare display of nonpartisan co-operation we held an important debate on the Keep Reading >
Taken from the Alberta Hansard for Thursday, March 9, 2017 Dr. Swann: I’m obviously very interested in the minister’s earlier comments and would appreciate at some point any reference in the supplementary estimates to the Keep Reading >
Taken from the Alberta Hansard for Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Opioid Use Dr. Swann: Thank you, Mr. Speaker. A briefing note I obtained from the Calgary Police Service shows the further impact that opioids, including Keep Reading >
Edmonton, AB (March 21, 2017): Alberta Liberal Leader Dr. David Swann will not support Bill 3, the Voluntary Blood Donations Act, over concerns that banning paid donation will not ensure a safer or more sustainable Keep Reading >
Edmonton, AB (March 16, 2017): Alberta Liberal Leader David Swann released the following statement in response to Budget 2017: “I would like to applaud the government on investing in public services and infrastructure, eliminating school Keep Reading >
Calgary, AB (March 10, 2017): Alberta Liberal Leader Dr. David Swann welcomed the announcement of federal government funding for the opioid crisis, mental health and home care. “This is good news,” says Swann. “The opioid-crisis Keep Reading >