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Government “Free Speech” announcement threatens colleges and universities
August 30, 2018 17:16 ET | Canadian Federation of Students - Ontario
Toronto, ON, Aug. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Below is Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario's statement regarding Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities' announcement.Today’s...
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Push toward privatization of cannabis sales will hurt the people of Ontario, says OFL
July 27, 2018 16:20 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, July 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ford government's reported move to privatizing the sale of cannabis can only hurt Ontarians. “Time and time again we have seen profitable publicly-owned...
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Ford’s cuts to city council ignore consultations and freeze out citizens’ voices, says OFL
July 27, 2018 13:53 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, July 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Premier Doug Ford’s proposal to cut the number of Toronto city counsellors from 47 to 25 only three months before the October 22 municipal elections...
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Ontario Federation of Labour disappointed by government push toward privatization
July 12, 2018 16:06 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the face of looming back-to-work legislation and cuts that will erode public services and quality of life for Ontarians, the Ontario Federation of...
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Ford’s Cut to OHIP+: Clarifying What It Means for Patients, Businesses and Employees
July 04, 2018 13:29 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, July 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Assumptions being made regarding the Ford government’s cut to OHIP+ coverage should be carefully checked, said the Ontario Health Coalition, noting that...
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Doug Ford’s First Cut Will Hurt Families with the Sickest Children the Most: Health Coalition Calls for Ford to Restore Public Drug Coverage & Proper Public Consultation About Policy Changes that Impact Ontarians’ Lives and Pocketbooks
July 03, 2018 12:38 ET | Ontario Health Coalition
TORONTO, July 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Twenty-four hours after being sworn in as Ontario’s new Premier, Doug Ford’s government issued a press release on the Canada Day weekend revealing a plan...
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Now that the government is sworn in, it’s time for Premier Ford to listen to Ontario workers, says OFL
June 29, 2018 11:41 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, June 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the swearing-in of Ontario’s 42nd government and Premier Doug Ford’s appointment of his cabinet, the need for the advocacy provided by the Labour...
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Rating the Premiers: Saskatchewan’s Scott Moe (56%) Emerges with Highest Approval, Ontario’s Doug Ford Makes an Entry (40%) and Newfoundland and Labrador’s Ball Tumbles Downward (32%)
June 19, 2018 18:01 ET | DART Insight and Communications Inc.
Toronto, Canada, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe has emerged with the highest approval rating of any Provincial Premier in the DART Insight regular quarterly survey...
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“WE Are the People” Chant Thousands While Rallying in Support of a $15 Minimum Wage
June 16, 2018 14:00 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, June 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Just nine days after the Ontario election, thousands flooded the streets outside the Ministry of Labour and marched to Queen’s Park today in support of the...
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Ontario Building Trades Council Congratulates Premier-elect Ford: Dillon TORONTO, June 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Patrick Dillon, Business Manager for the Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council of Ontario sent his congratulations on behalf of the...