Archive for 2009

Building Trades Picket Christian Labour Association of Canada

December 15th, 2009 | News

The Christian Labour Association of Canada met with business groups this morning to promote Bill 80 – the Saskatchewan Party’s most recent attack on unions. Members of the Saskatchewan Building Trades and other concerned people gathered outside of the Hotel Saskatchewan this morning to provide the real story.

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Government Short Circuits Public Consultation on Bill 80

November 26th, 2009 | News

With only two-days warning, the government of Saskatchewan has re-convened its public consultations on Bill 80.

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Say No to Bill 80 Ad Campaign Launched

November 3rd, 2009 | News

The Saskatchewan Building Trades kicked off an advertising campaign opposing Bill 80 today. The campaign consists of TV advertising, billboards, posters and bus advertisements.

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Labour Day Picnic Attendees Tell Government to Shelve Bill 80

September 7th, 2009 | News

Hundreds of attendees at a Labour Day Picnic sponsored by the Saskatchewan Building Trades gathered today on the grounds of the Saskatchewan Legislature to tell the government to shelve Bill 80.

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Steelworkers Tell Government to Abandon Bill 80

August 31st, 2009 | News

North America’s largest industrial union – The United Steelworkers – are calling on the government of Saskatchewan to abandon Bill 80 amendments to the Construction Industry Labour Relations Act.

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The Construction Industry Isn’t Broken. Don’t “Fix It” With Bill 80

June 17th, 2009 | News

The construction industry in Saskatchewan is healthier than it has ever been with an all-time high $2 Billion dollars in activity and 37,000 people employed in 2008. MLA’s heard today not to mess with success.

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