Briefs And Presentations 2017-04-02T14:49:25+00:00

Budget 2017: A Strong Vision for Newfoundland & Labrador

March 17th, 2017|0 Comments

With the budget just weeks away, the current economic "Way Forward" of the Liberal Government in Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) is impairing our economy for the sake of short-term gains, which are benefitting few people. The provincial government needs to adopt a [...]

NLFL President Mary Shortall Presents at the Provincial Government’s Minimum Wage Consultation

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

NLFL Pre-budget Submission for Building a Stronger Economy

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Through our engagement with our members and their families, and ordinary citizens (your constituents) over the past year, it is clear that people want to see a budget with a long-term vision that puts Newfoundlanders and Labradorians first, a jobs-for-all budget, that [...]