Nursing care and GSS workers and Walden House are among the lowest paid workers at AgeCare, and the employer refuses to change that.
New data from Statistics Canada shows that Alberta has the worst union coverage of all the provinces in the country.
While the number of work stoppages under the UCP’s first 3 years in power has been the same under the NDP’s entire term, the number of workers affected and days missed has skyrocketed.
After 2 years of lobbying from the Alberta and Saskatchewan governments, Transport Canada has finally conceded to exempting service rig convoy drivers from keeping daily logs.
Conservative politicians cut taxes so they can give their rich donors more money. After all, taxes are applied to profits, not revenue, and lower taxes means more profits. But that doesn’t sell well with the public, so they tell us that low taxes creates jobs. Except tax cuts don’t create jobs. Let me explain. Companies […]
Between 2012 and 2022, corporate profits in Canada have increased at nearly twice the rate that worker wages have.
One other community had lost ambulatory care, a second lost urgent care centre services, and a third lost obstetrical care.
That number increases to 25,000 if you look at just full-time workers who are women.
This is the third unionization effort from the Boilermakers Local 146 this summer.
The AUPE union is trying to have workers at this facility join with workers at other facilities owned by the same employer.