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A historic vote in the House of Commons advances anti-scab legislation

June 20, 2024 | News Articles

A historic, unanimous vote in the House of Commons on the proposed anti-scab bill (officially known as Bill C-58, An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code and the Canada Industrial Relations Board Regulations) has taken it a significant step further, by allowing it to be studied in committee. While this type of legislation, designed to protect the rights of federally regulated workers during a labour dispute, has been proposed several times in the federal Parliament, this is the first time it has taken this step.

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Pharmacare: A generational step forward in Canadian health care

June 20, 2024 | News Articles

The historic agreement on pharmacare between the federal Liberal government and the New Democrats marks a monumental step forward in Canadian health care. The introduction of pharmacare legislation (Bill C-64 – An Act respecting pharmacare) in the House of Commons gives a beacon of hope to millions of people across the country.

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Significant progress on key demands

May 31, 2024
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Priorities for the steel sector

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May 31, 2024
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2SLGBTQIA+ glossary: list of definitions 

Research & Publications
April 23, 2024
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Report of the USW Task Force on Increasing Accessibility at Union Events

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April 23, 2024
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