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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.