• Fight for $15 Campaign

    The BC Federation of Labour has launched a campaign calling for an increasing B.C.’s minimum wage to $15, which, as they point out, “will put a worker above Statistics Canada’s low-income-cut-off. ” Check it out! […]

  • 2014 Municipal Election Information

    November 15th is election for municipalities and school boards. While CUPE 4163 has historically refrained from endorsing candidates, there is no denying the importance of municipal elections. If members wish to support labour-friendly candidates in […]

  • Critics find the flaws in anti-union right-to-work laws

    Right wing mouthpiece the Fraser Institute has come out in favour of Oklahoma-style right-to-work legislation, legislation which harms working people and benefits business. Even the Vancouver Sun sees the folly in this anti-worker proposal, as […]

  • A Blow to Anti-Union Bill C-377

    Conservative senator’s amendment guts union disclosure bill   CBC News June 27 In a nail-biter vote in the Senate Wednesday, an amendment by Conservative Senator Hugh Segal was passed that changes a bill that would […]

  • Even Conservative Senators Don’t Like C-377

    Hon Hugh Segal: “If this is to apply to trade unions, why would it not apply to rotary clubs, the Fraser Institute, Christian, Muslim and Jewish congregations across Canada, the Council of Chief Executives, local […]