UCP's youth minimum wage cut regressive, discriminatory and will increase unemployment for 18-24 year-olds | Alberta Federation of Labour’s report looks at the effects of the Bill 2 minimum wage cut

The UCP government just tabled Bill 2, an attack on workers’ rights which included cutting the minimum wage for people under the age of 18 by $2. Read more

Working Albertans lose big with Kenney’s Bills 2 and 3

Alberta moves to the back of the pack (again) when it comes to workplace rights and protections Read more

Bargaining in bad faith: attack on public sector begins

AFL supports UNA application to reopen arbitration Read more

No evidence Kenney’s tax cut will create any jobs or stimulate Alberta economy

AFL does not endorse UCP tax plan for giveaways to profitable corporations Read more

Gil McGowan and Siobhan Vipond re-elected to the Alberta Federation of Labour

What is life really like for Ontarians under Doug Ford?

AFL asks Ontario workers: what advice would you give Alberta voters this election? Read more

UCP plan will lead to 60,000 lost jobs over four years

AFL Releases Report on Employment impact of UCP and NDP fiscal platforms Read more

One fifth of Albertans work overtime each week; these are the people who will be hurt by Kenney’s OT plan

Over one quarter of workers in the construction and oil and gas sector, would lose hundreds of dollars in wages each week Read more

Ontario just passed a law undermining overtime rights: If Kenney wins the election, Alberta will follow suit

It’s a coordinated effort among Conservatives to suppress wages and workplace rights, says AFL Read more

Expanding $25-a-day child care good for Alberta workers, economy

Notley announcement of $1.5 billion child care investment to boost economy $9 billion Read more