Western Canadians still feel more connected to their province than to country as a whole: Ipsos

According to a poll conducted by Ipsos, western Canadians feel more connected to their own provinces than they do to Canada as a whole — and this hasn’t changed since 2001.British Columbia and the federal government have taken the Trans Mountain pipeline debate to court. Alberta has threatened to pull out of the federal government’s national climate change plan to protest a federal ruling on that very pipeline.WATCH: Justin Trudeau says western alienation ‘very little’ on his mind