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

NL Federation of Labour Report Calls on Government to Put People First In Budget 2018: Prioritize Jobs, Fairness, and Sustainability

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL), representing union members and their families in every community in the province, in every sector of the economy; is calling on the Provincial Government to listen to the priorities of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians, as [...]

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 [...]