Archive for 2010

Building Trades Rally at Legislature

May 10th, 2010 | News

Saskatchewan building trades people are rallying today at the provincial legislature to “Say No To Bill 80.”

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Building Trades Release Report on Bill 80

May 5th, 2010 | News

In the absence of a report on Bill 80 from the Human Services Committee, the Saskatchewan Building Trades have released their own analysis and recommendations on Bill 80.

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Building Trades Call on Minister Norris Norris to Come Clean on Consultations

May 3rd, 2010 | News

The Saskatchewan Building Trades are today calling on Minister Rob Norris to come clean on who is behind Bill 80.

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Bill 80 Opponents Demonstrate in Regina, Request Meeting With Minister Norris

April 9th, 2010 | News

Saskatchewan trades people and others opposed to Bill 80 today released an open letter to the Government of Saskatchewan requesting a meeting with Minister of Labour Rob Norris in light of a ruling by the International Labour Organization (ILO). Opponents to Bill 80 will rally outside of the constituency office of MLA Bill Hutchinson.

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Bill 80 Disrupting Construction Negotiations

April 5th, 2010 | News

Bill 80 is already disrupting the construction industry. Last week industry-wide collective bargaining between the Saskatchewan Building Trades and the Construction Labour Relations Association of Saskatchewan broke down.

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ILO Tells Government: Go Back to Drawing Board With Bill 80

March 29th, 2010 | News

The International Labour Organization (ILO) has given a stinging rebuke to the government of Saskatchewan’s consultations on labor legislation such as Bill 80.

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Opponents to Bill 80 Present Petitions to MLA Hickie

March 26th, 2010 | News

Saskatchewan trades people and others opposed to Bill 80 today presented a petition signed by 1,000 people to the government of Saskatchewan at a rally outside of the constituency office of MLA Darryl Hickie.

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Opponents to Bill 80 Present Petitions to Government

March 19th, 2010 | News

Saskatchewan trades people and others opposed to Bill 80 today presented a petition signed on-line by 1238 people to the government of Saskatchewan at the constituency office of Minister of Advanced Education, Employment & Labour Rob Norris.

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If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It

March 2nd, 2010 | News

Saskatchewan people are being asked to tell politicians “If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It.”

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