November 4, 2010 - SFL Makes Submission to Minister on Minimum Wage Indexation
Earlier this morning, the Saskatchewan Federation of Labour made a submission to the Saskatchewan Minister responsible for Labour Relations and Workplace Safety, the Honourable Don Morgan, concerning the indexation of the provincial minimum wage. The SFL believes, as outlined in the submission to the Minister, that Saskatchewan’s minimum wage should first be raised to 75 percent of Canada’s Average Industrial Wage and then indexed to the provincial Consumer Price Index (CPI).
The Saskatchewan Federation of Labour (SFL) enthusiastically congratulates Saskatchewan’s trans* community on yesterday’s passage of Bill 171 – which amended the Human Rights Code to include gender identity.
The Saskatchewan Federation of Labour (SFL) recognizes the 25th anniversary of the École Polytechnique shooting, and remembers the 14 young women that lost their lives.