2021 budget will undermine Alberta’s economic recovery

Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic will last longer without budget support Read more

UCP’s One-time Reimbursement Does Nothing to Solve Child Care Crisis for Alberta Families

All children deserve a Fair Start in life. Yet, Jason Kenney’s approach to child care continues to leave many families behind Read more

We can’t afford to wait. It’s time for paid sick leave for every worker in Canada.

Joint Statement by Canada’s Provincial and Territorial Federations of Labour Read more

The budget Albertans need puts their health and welfare above corporate interests

AFL calls for paid leave for COVID-19 vaccinations

Alberta has a spending problem. The problem is we don’t spend enough!

Hundreds of days late, Kenney’s wage top-up program for frontline workers lands with resounding thud

Plan for Critical Worker Benefit “is yet another UCP dumpster fire” Read more

Don’t believe the UCP’s MacKinnon report, Albertans pay less than most for public sector wages

Aggressive action by union and workers saves lives by shuttering COVID-ridden pork plant

But who will protect non-union workers as variants pick up steam across the province? Shocking AHS letter shows government didn’t act to protect workers at COVID-ridden pork plant. Instead of ordering the plant to close, they blamed the workers and encouraged the employer to threaten them. Employer only agreed to close the plant under pressure from union and threat of damning media coverage. Read more

Kenney government’s wage support for frontline workers is late, cynical and divisive

EDMONTON – Today’s wage-support announcement for Alberta’s frontline workers is far too late, cynical and political, and continues to divide Alberta workers. Read more