Public Engagement on the Big Reset is Designed to Support the PERT Agenda

St. John’s, NL - The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) says EngageNL’s questionnaire on the Big Reset pushes respondents to support the PERT Report, and calls it a fake consultation.  NLFL President Mary Shortall believes that whoever designed the public questionnaire has an agenda, and rather than seeking honest feedback and input on [...]

By |2021-06-10T13:10:33-02:30June 10th, 2021|

Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour Statement against Islamophobia

In response to the tragic and senseless act of violence towards a Muslim Family killed in London, Ontario, June 6th, 2021 The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) was shocked and heartbroken to hear yesterday’s news from London, Ontario. We would like to send our deepest condolences to the relatives and friends of the [...]

By |2021-06-08T15:28:15-02:30June 8th, 2021|

Federation of Labour Calls for Increased Taxes on Wealthy Individuals and Corporations in Budget 2021

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) says the provincial government should raise taxes for the rich in this Monday's provincial budget.  “For too long, those who make the most haven’t been paying their fair share.  If this government is serious about addressing our revenue shortfall, a good first step would be to raise [...]

By |2021-06-01T12:29:13-02:30May 28th, 2021|

NLFL Profoundly Disappointed with the Report of the Premier’s Economic Recovery Team

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) is profoundly disappointed with the Report of the Premier’s Economic Recovery Team (PERT); and surprised that after months of deliberation, such narrow focused, outdated, austerity–driven recommendations would be the only acceptable course of action for the Government of Newfoundland & Labrador (NL) to take to grow its [...]

By |2021-05-06T16:41:32-02:30May 6th, 2021|
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