The Kamloops & District Labour Council is represents of roughly 13,000 unionized workers in the Kamloops area covering Merritt to Valemount and Chase to Lillooet.
Our affiliates work collaboratively to advance the economic and social welfare of workers and with other progressive organizations in the promotion of social justice and human rights as described in the United Nations’ Charter of Human Rights.
We are members of the BC Federation of Labour and the Canadian Labour Congress, the latter of which represents over three-million unionized Canadians
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- Bruske to PM: Work with premiers to fix Canada’s crumbling care systemby scharbonneau on August 10, 2022 at 12:30 pm
As families face shuttered emergency rooms, governments must act now so people can get the care they need OTTAWA––As families in communities across the country face closures of emergency departments, hospitals, intensive care units and birthing […]
- Bank of Canada governor should stay in his lane and not undermine collective bargainingby scharbonneau on August 2, 2022 at 1:15 pm
It isn’t the 1970s; evidence does not point to a wage-price spiral. So why is Tiff Macklem now warning about wages rather than corporate profiteering? By Bea Bruske, as published in the Toronto Star The spotlight has shone brightly on Canada’s […]
- Governments must help families facing economic precipiceby djeanlouis on July 28, 2022 at 6:48 pm
Bruske: Mounting evidence of low-income families at grave risk from inflation crisis must be wake-up call to all levels of government OTTAWA––Canada’s unions are calling on Canada’s governments to take immediate action to increase supports […]
- Canada’s unions welcome today’s B.C. court’s decision in Cambie caseby admin on July 15, 2022 at 6:26 pm
Bruske: Now is the time to strengthen our public health care system OTTAWA –Canada’s unions are celebrating today’s decision from the BC Court of Appeal in the Cambie Surgeries Corporation (CSC) case. Protecting and strengthening our public […]
- Canada’s unions welcome Premiers’ call for more federal health investment – but demand greater accountabilityby scharbonneau on July 12, 2022 at 9:30 pm
VICTORIA––Canada’s unions welcomed the Council of the Federation’s call for increased federal health transfers but Bea Bruske, President of the Canadian Labour Congress, warned Canada’s premiers that new funding must take action to fix the […]