Aheer registers to run for re-election in 2023

Leela Aheer the MLA for Chestermere-Strathmore has filed paperwork with Elections Alberta to run for re-election in the upcoming 2023 Alberta provincial election.

Aheer who was first elected in 2015 as a member of the Wildrose defeating Wildrose-turned-PC MLA Bruce McAllister. She represented the riding of Chestermere-Rocky View from 2015 to 2019.

An active supporter of the merger of the Progressive Conservatives and the Wildrose Party in 2017 she publicly endorsed Brian Jean - the then leader of the Wildrose Party - to lead the party over his challenger Jason Kenney.