Increase to Minimum Wage Leaves Workers in Poverty

Newfoundland & Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) President, Mary Shortall, is extremely disappointed about this Government’s approach to minimum wage.  “Indexing one of the lowest minimum wages in the country does nothing to help low-wage workers,” states Shortall.  “One of the best tools to address poverty is to pay a living wage that allows workers to fully participate in the economy.”  You can read the full release here.

By |2019-04-01T17:52:30+00:00April 1st, 2019|