Presidents Blog 2017-04-02T14:50:53+00:00

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 [...]

NL Federation of Labour President Welcomes Proposed Changes to Employment Insurance From Federal NDP Party

September 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) President Mary Shortall welcomes the proposed changes to the current employment insurance (EI) system from New Democratic Party (NDP) Leader Tom Mulcair.  You can read the full release here.

NLFL President Mary Shortall’s Labour Day Message

September 3rd, 2015|0 Comments

On Labour Day, we celebrate workers in our province, including the 65,000 unionized members of the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour. Their hard work and continued dedication makes our economy work in every community throughout our vast province.  You can read [...]

Federation of Labour President Mary Shortall thanks NLNDP Leader Lorraine Michael for her contribution and dedication to working people and their families.

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) paid tribute to the work of outgoing New Democratic Party (NDP) leader Lorraine Michael thanking for her for long-standing commitment to issues affecting all workers in Newfoundland [...]

January 7th, 2015|Categories: Latest News, Presidents Blog|