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MayDay-NLTuesday, June 21st 2011

Public Rally to Oppose the Closure of the St. John's Marine Rescue Centre. View Notice here.

Federal Budget WatchTuesday, March 22nd 2011

The Canadian Labour Congress, in conjunction with the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour, the St. John’s & District Labour Council, affiliated unions and a number of community organizations will be holding a “Federal Budget Watch” tomorrow evening -Tuesday March 22nd- beginning at 5:00 pm in the PSAC office, 2nd Floor, Neal Building, 50 Harbour Drive, (next to Fortis Building), St. John’s, NL. Click here for details

Building for the Future: Pre-budget SubmissionWednesday, February 2nd 2011

Newfoundland and Labrador is already a great place to do business now we need to make it a great place to work and raise a family, NLFL President tells finance minister best way to do that is invest in early learning and child care. Download the presentation here.

Strike Appeal DonationsTuesday, December 21st 2010

Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) President Lana Payne will join with NAPE Secretary‐Treasurer Bert Blundon and NAPE members locked out by Purity Factories for a Christmas luncheon today at the Royal Canadian Legion on Blackmarsh Road @ 12:30 pm. Click here for the full press release.

Well Inquiry RecommendationsTuesday, December 14th 2010

Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) President Lana Payne today commended Premier Kathy Dunderdale for her clear and strong support of the Wells Inquiry report and recommendations, including the need for a separate and independent safety authority. Click here to read full press release.

Offshore Safety ReportThursday, November 18th 2010

Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour President Lana Payne is commending what she calls "an outstanding and comprehensive" inquiry report and recommendations by Commissioner Robert Wells on offshore helicopter safety. Click here to download. The NLFL's presentation to the Offshore Safety Inquiry is also on our website placed under Briefs and Presentations, 2010.

NLFL Presents a newly elected Executive CouncilWednesday, November 10th 2010

Lana Payne was re-elected President of the Newfoundland and Labrasdor Federation of Labour (NLFL) today at the 73rd Annual Convention of the province's federation of trade unions.  She is joined by Executive Officers, Gus Doyle (Carpenters Union), as first vice president: and Bert Blundon (NAPE) as Secretary/Treasurer. Click here to read press release.