By: United Steelworkers | Press Release:
TORONTO, April 10, 2013 - The United Steelworkers (USW) is calling for the resignation of Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, over her mishandling of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program.
The recent disclosure that RBC is replacing Canadian employees by outsourcing jobs to temporary foreign workers has created a national firestorm, and prompted a flood of reports that other banks and employers are doing the same thing.
DECEMBER 12, 2011 | MEDIA RELEASE
TORONTO – The Conservative government has betrayed working families in Hamilton and Nanticoke by dropping its court case against U.S. Steel despite the company’s clear violations of federal law.
“This is an outrage,” said Ken Neumann, Canadian director of the United Steelworkers (USW), which represents the unionized workforce at U.S. Steel operations in Hamilton and Nanticoke.