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NLFL President Mary Shortall Presents at the Provincial Government’s Minimum Wage ConsultationFriday, March 3rd 2017

Indexing the minimum wage is important, but indexing alone will not have a significant impact on reversing inequality or fighting poverty We need to review the minimum wage regularly with the goal of getting to a living wage. Increasing the number of working poor in our province is not good for anyone and working in a low wage job should not mean being poor or below the poverty line. You can download the NLFL’s submission here.