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Teamsters want to unionize workers at trucking company

The union is trying to organize all the workers at the Edmonton-based company.

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How many oil & gas jobs have the UCP created?

It’s been nearly 4 years since the UCP got a kick at the can. How many new jobs have been created in an industry that’s seeing record oil production?

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AB had 2nd worst payroll employee growth under UCP

PEI grew their workforce 4.5 times faster than Alberta, despite having a corporate income tax rate that’s double of what Alberta has.

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Did Alberta really lose 180,000 jobs under Rachel Notley?

Kim Siever investigates this claim that the UCP keep making.

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CUPE trying to unionize 45 care workers

The owner tried to get rid of the unionized workers when they contracted out to a third party, but the tables may have turned.

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AB university grads least likely to have a job

Compared to the other 9 provinces in Canada, Alberta saw the smallest increase in the number of university-educated workers employed in the province, since the UCP gained power.

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More Edmonton Starbucks workers try to unionize

This marks 6 locations that USW has either unionized or is trying to unionize in Alberta.

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Canadian workers missing more work because of illness

The number of hours Canadian missed due to illness or injury last year was the highest in at least a decade.

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Canada’s 100 highest paid CEOs were paid $1.4B in 2021

Alberta saw 13 CEOs make the top 100 list, compared to just 11 in 2020. And most of them were in the energy sector.

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Correcting AB’s jobs minister on Dec’s job numbers

Brian Jean recently touted how amazing Alberta’s labour market, but he left out a few details, making things seem much rosier than they actually are.