Single parent families in Alberta saw the lowest increase in wages, compared to similar families in the other provinces.
Workers voted 76% in favour of the new agreement, after being without an agreement for over 6 months.
The workers had voted 96% and 94% in favour of striking during two strike votes held earlier this year, after being 2 years with no contract.
This marks 12 workers that have now come forward this year accusing Starbucks of unionbusting in Lethbridge.
The union filing the application already represents part-time instructors at Athabasca University.
The new plant will increase natural gas consumption in Alberta.
The federal government is getting in on the deal, too, propping up the American company by an additional $300 million.
Lethbridge EMS responded to the second highest number of drug-related events during October 2022 than in any other October over the last 5 years, building on an upward trend that started in June.
The workers have been without a contract for 3 years.
After just 1 week after one of Danielle Smith’s former Wildrose MLAs registered as a lobbyist for a Banff-based holding company trying to get a rail line built, Smith started advocating for the very thing the lobbyists were lobbying for.
According to new Statistics Canada data, Alberta was producing record oil levels this summer. But they were doing it with thousands of fewer workers.
And he thinks the solution is for more workers to lose their jobs.
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