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Reflecting on Lougheed

Some called Peter Lougheed the architect of modern Alberta. CBC's Erin Collins and Don Newman talk about what made the former premier of Alberta a great Canadian as well as a great politician

Peter Lougheed passes away

The former Alberta premier who was called "Mr. Alberta" passed away in a Calgary hospital that bears his name at age 84. He is credited with transforming the

province into an economic powerhouse and battled the federal government

over control of oil wealth. He was recently named the best Canadian premier of the last 40 years.