Halifax – NS – Stephen McNeil and the Liberals are intent on privatizing public services across the province – just like the last Liberal government, which privatized Nova Scotia Power. They are progressing to the next step in their bid to privatize Nova Scotia’s Registry of Motor Vehicles; Land Registry; and Registry of Joint Stocks.
Canada’s Top Labour Leaders Call on Premiers to Show Leadership Harper Has Failed to Deliver (ST. JOHN’S, NL) – At the kickoff of the Council of the Federation meeting, Canada’s labour leaders called on the provincial and territorial premiers to come together with unprecedented unity to set a new agenda for Canada.
Halifax, NS – The Nova Scotia Federation of Labour condemns the Conservative-dominated Senate for rigging their own rules in order to pass Bill C-377 at the final session of the Senate before summer adjournment. “Bill C-377 unfairly targets the Labour movement for unwarranted scrutiny,” says Rick Clarke, President of the NSFL. “Organizations like the Canadian read more
Halifax, N.S. – The president of the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour says it’s an absolute shame for Jordi Morgan, Atlantic Canada Vice-President of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) to suggest that small business boycott their charitable donations to the United Way.