AFL says requiring doctor’s note a waste of time
Alberta Federation of Labour wants the province to eliminate the employer practice.
Alberta Federation of Labour fears temporary workers shutting out Canadians
Others say it’s one subcontractor finishing one job before another was hired for a different job.
AFL says foreign worker program wrongly used to fill low skill jobs
Steelworkers union calls for minister of human resources and skills development to resign over job outsourcing scandal.
Pipefitters and plumbers union urges Obama to approve Keystone XL
Other Canadian labour groups have been concerned Keystone XL will mean fewer high-paying jobs in Canada.