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Major changes to pension legislation need proper consultation: NBFL

Major changes to pension legislation need proper consultation: NBFL

The New Brunswick Federation of Labour questions the validity of a short “consultation” conducted on significant proposed changes to pension legislation in New Brunswick. The pension regulator, New Brunswick Financial and Consumer Services Commission (FCNB) proposed...
NBFL Applauds Introduction Anti-scab Legislation

NBFL Applauds Introduction Anti-scab Legislation

The NBFL applauds the introduction of Bill 51, an act to ban the use of replacement workers during a strike or lockout in New Brunswick. The legislative change was introduced by Kent North Green Party MLA Kevin Arseneau. “The New Brunswick Federation of Labour is...
New Brunswickers Need Good Jobs, not “Work Ethic” Lessons

New Brunswickers Need Good Jobs, not “Work Ethic” Lessons

On June 4th, CBC reporter Robert Jones revealed how NB Premier Higgs lambasted New Brunswick workers, claiming they have “bad work ethics”. “While talking about the coming post-pandemic economic recovery, Premier Higgs made numerous comments basically saying workers...