Public money for oil and gas must come with strong, clear and stringent conditions that protects jobs, communities and, most especially, strong environmental and worker safety regulations.

We do not support a “blank-cheque” bailout for any corporation that results in bonuses for executives, dividends for shareholders or tax-avoidance through offshore tax havens.  We also expect our provincial government to support these conditions in their advocacy with the federal government.  To read President Mary Shortall’s entire remarks, click here.