The Fraser Institute’s recent report on minimum wage works overtime to justify paying working people poverty wages, says Nova Scotia Federation of Labour President Danny Cavanagh.
Canada’s Health Ministers are meeting this week for the first time since 2006. They need to make protecting, strengthening and extending public health care their number one goal. We need a new Health Accord that will improve services and increasing federal funding to the provinces.
January 11, 2015 Dear Mr. Albright: On behalf of the 65,000 members of the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour, I am writing to express our serious concern over the current labour dispute at your workplace Covered Bridge Potato Chips in Hartland, New Brunswick.
Halifax, NS – Nova Scotia needs a raise, says Nova Scotia Federation of Labour President Danny Cavanagh. Cavanagh is responding to comments this week by the three Maritime Premiers about minimum wage, and is calling on Premier McNeil to take real action and increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour.