Union Media Releases

Ontario Nurses’ Association demands Ford government drop gender-biased pay equity dispute against nurses

Ontario Nurses’ Association demands Ford government drop gender-biased pay equity dispute against nurses

For 15 years, the Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) has been fighting for the pay equity rights of registered nurses, registered practical nurses, personal support workers, and dietary, housekeeping, and recreational aides who work in nursing homes. The two stubborn holdouts: for-profit nursing homes and the Ford government.

United Steelworkers Union: Build Back Better Through Infrastructure Spending on Both Sides of the Border

United Steelworkers Union: Build Back Better Through Infrastructure Spending on Both Sides of the Border

PITTSBURGH, PA / TORONTO, CANADA – As the largest private-sector union in North America, representing more than 850,000 members on both sides of the border, the United Steelworkers union (USW) sees U.S. President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan as an opportunity to maintain and create jobs, bolster manufacturing and make our communities safer.