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Latest News2019-06-11T17:11:04+00:00

Information on Assistance During COVID-19 Crisis

March 30th, 2020|

This document is a collection of resources on the information, services, and benefits that exist for Newfoundlanders and Labradorians during the COVID-19 crisis. These include services provided by local groups as well as the provincial government [...]

LETTER TO THE PREMIER: Workers Are on the Front Lines

March 19th, 2020|

Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier Government of Newfoundland & Labrador Confederation Building, 8th Floor - East Block P.O. Box 8700 St. John’s, NL  A1B 4J6 Dear Premier, Thank you, and your government, for the steps you have taken to date to help keep [...]

NOTICE: NLFL Enacts Work-From-Home Policy

March 19th, 2020|

As a precautionary measure as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the NL Federation of Labour will enact a work-from-home policy effective immediately. This policy will remain in place indefinitely; we will update our website when regular office hours resume. Due [...]

NLFL Fights Back on Minimum Wage Misinformation

In response to misleading and false claims made by the NL Department of Finance about the minimum wage, the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour is sharing information to debunk the myths about minimum wage, [...]

February 20th, 2020|Categories: Briefs and Presentations, Issues and Campaigns, Latest News|

NLFL Co-Signs “Pharmacare Now!” Letter

The NLFL is proud to be one of the 150 national and provincial organizations who co-signed this letter, calling on Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau to make the financial commitments needed in this year's budget [...]

February 20th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|

 Newfoundland & Labrador Minimum Wage Remains Lowest in Atlantic Canada and Falls Further Behind as Nova Scotia Announces $1 increase.

St. John’s, NL:  The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) has been demanding that the province substantially increase its minimum wage this April 1st.  As NLFL President Mary Shortall pointed out, “Our province has [...]

January 31st, 2020|Categories: Latest News, press release|