NDP calling for a moratorium on offshore drilling near Cacouna ” Canada’s NDP
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New Democrats are calling for a moratorium on offshore work near Cacouna until Conservatives make the scientific advice they based their decision to green-light drilling and seismic surveying public — noting that the area is key to the survival of local beluga whales.

What’s behind the Tories’ obsession with Justin Trudeau
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There’s something about the Liberal leader that gets under the Conservatives’ skins, writes Paul Wells

Kathleen Wynne set to urge provinces to take lead on pension reform
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The Ontario premier will use an Ekos survey in Thursday’s discussion about pensions with fellow premiers

ParaMed (Renfrew County) not interested in averting an impending home care strik...

ParaMed (Renfrew County) not interested in averting an impending home care strike on Tuesday — won’t even meet with bargaining team until next Friday.
For ParaMed Tuesday’s impending Renfrew strike is just business
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Wednesday Renfrew County workers for ParaMed Home Health Care held a surprise picket outside the company’s Ottawa offices. ParaMed has expressed remarkable indifference to an imminent strike that w…

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Nathan Cullen

What ‘Justice’ Minister shows up with a group that wants to weaken gun laws and allow more assault weapons like the one that killed 20 children at Sandy Hook? Deplorable pandering http://m.huffpost.com/ca/entry/5723854

Harper Tories: ‘Media Elite’ Mobilizing Against Us
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With a federal election just a year away, Conservatives are warning supporters that the media is “mobilizing” to boot the party from power. And Tories are increasingly hinting “elites” want to seize control. On Tuesday, the …

Jenny Craig, the Region 6 Provincial Human Rights Committee (PHRC) Representativ...

Jenny Craig, the Region 6 Provincial Human Rights Committee (PHRC) Representative, co-hosted together with Shauna Weston, the Region 6 Provincial Women’s Committee (PWC) Representative, Local & Vocal: Issues from a Northern Perspective. This focus was deliberate as the issues and challenges currently experienced in the North are unique. Issues such as demographics and the equitable access and availability of necessary supports require specifically tailored strategies.

Advancing Equity in Region 6 | Ontario Public Service Employees Union
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Local and Vocal Committee Report On July 23, 2014, Jenny Craig, the Region 6 Provincial Human Rights Committee (PHRC) Representative, co-hosted together with Shauna Weston, the Region 6 Provincial Women’s Committee (PWC) Representative, Local & Vocal: Issues from a Northern Perspective. This focus w…

Tom Mulcair vows aboriginal women inquiry within 100 days if NDP elected
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An NDP government would launch a national public inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women within 100 days of taking office, Opposition Leader Tom Mulcair said today.

Bombardier workers reject contract
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Unifor union official says over 80% of workers who voted rejected the last contract offer from the company in a vote supervised Tuesday by the Ministry of Labour. Bombardier says it will now step away and shift its focus to ensuring its customer contracts and commitments are fully met.