The NLFL Joins With Other Labour and Community Groups from Across the Country in Calling: Scrap Changes to the EI SystemTuesday, November 5th 2013
Canadian workers and employers currently fund the Employment Insurance program in its entirety. At its core, EI recognizes unemployment as a societal and economic problem – not an individual one. Rather than gut the system, Coalition groups are calling for improvements that would adapt the program to Canada’s changing workforce and economy. You can read the joint statement here and also view the list of signatories here.