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NLFL President Responds To Appointments To The Board of WorkplaceNL

September 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Read NLFL President Mary Shortall's letter to the  Minister of Service NL regarding recent appointments to the Board of WorkPlaceNL here.

Indexing An $11/Hour Minimum Wage Is A Terrible Idea

September 11th, 2017|0 Comments

This statement may seem odd coming from the Newfoundland & Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL). Labour organizations, and their social justice partners, have been working hard for minimum wage increases for decades.  The problem is the planned increase to $11 - sets [...]

NLFL President Calls on Newfoundland and Labrador Government to Stand Up For Locked Out Workers in Gander

September 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Workers at D-J Composites in Gander, members of Unifor Local 597 and an affiliated member of our Federation, have been locked out by their American-based employer since December 19th, 2016.  It is unacceptable behavior from an employer. I am asking you, as [...]