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Jason Kenney blasts Alberta gvmt's bid to pull Christian school's funding over gay clubs

Jason Kenney is in a running war of words with Alberta Education Minister Dave Eggen over Christian schools that refuse to implement the NDP-mandated pro-LGBTQ policies.

On the campaign trail for the Progressive Conservative leadership, Kenney blasted Eggen for "lobbing rhetorical bombs" at the schools, which are run by the Baptist Christian Education Society.

"I'm just suggesting that the minister and his officials should not seek conflict in the media," Kenney told reporters after a rally in Edmonton, according to the CBC. "If they have a concern or issue with individual schools, they should discretely and with respect and civility sit down and try to find a solution."

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