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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...
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...
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...