The Teck lesson: “Kenney’s climate belligerence is doing more to drive away investment and kill jobs than anything that’s been done by environmentalists or Indigenous protesters.”

The following statement has been issued by Alberta Federation of Labour president, Gil McGowan, in response to Teck’s decision to withdraw their application for Frontier Mine. Read more

UCP attack on doctors should set off alarm bells with Albertans, say AFL president

Gil McGowan, president of Alberta’s largest worker advocacy group, the Alberta Federation of Labour, released the following statement about the UCP’s attack on doctors: Read more

Don’t you dare, Jason! Why working Albertans don’t trust Jason Kenney with their retirement savings

Why working Albertans don’t trust Jason Kenney with their retirement savings Read more

UCP government must remove caps, juries to grow Alberta’s screen industry

Unions release report with recommendations for screen funding  Read more

The UCP continues to kill jobs, not create them

New report shows there are now thousands fewer Albertans with jobs than when the UCP took over Read more

Canadian Taxpayers Federation attack on front-line nurses’ contract shows open collusion with the Kenney government

Albertans didn’t vote for Kenney to cut and privatize their public health care

Alberta Health Services review lays the groundwork for conservative agenda of deep cuts and privatization Read more

“We shouldn’t be basing our future on bulls#!%”

AFL president Gil McGowan responds to statement from Finance Minister Travis Toews on so-called “Blue Ribbon” panel report Read more

Solidarity! AFL president joins locked out Regina Co-op Refinery Unifor workers

‘We all need to push back because Canada’s middle class is at risk,’ says McGowan Read more

AFL questions Janice MacKinnon’s independence from UCP government

Government provided close communication support to chair of panel that calls for deep cuts Read more