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Ontario ‘right to work’ legislation would kill jobs, lower wages: Liberals • Poverty among seniors rising in Canada: OECD • Politicians lobbying for public sector CEO salary cap in Ontario
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 12/16/2013

Ontario ‘right to work’ legislation would kill jobs, lower wages: Liberals

TORONTO — Ontario’s Liberals and NDP are warning against a PC proposal to make Ontario a “right-to-work” province. The proposal would change labour laws so employees at unionized workplaces are no longer compelled to pay union dues. Labour Minister Yasir Naqvi called the Tory plan an unconstitutional “job-killer” and quoted United States President Barack Obama in describing it as “the right to work for less.” The NDP warned the proposal would not help create jobs or boost the economy.

Poverty among seniors rising in Canada: OECD