OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 17, 2011) - Ken Georgetti, president of the Canadian Labour Congress, and Senior Economist Sylvain Schetagne will be available for media comment regarding the federal budget on Tuesday, March 22, 2011.

On that day, both Georgetti and Schetagne will participate in the media lockup at the Government Conference Centre and they will also be available for comment on and near Parliament Hill following the lockup.

The Canadian Labour Congress, the national voice of the labour movement, represents 3.2 million Canadian workers. The CLC brings together Canada's national and international unions along with the provincial and territorial federations of labour and 130 district labour councils. Website:

Contact Information: CLC
Dennis Gruending
613-526-7431 / Cell: 613-878-6040