Canadian Labour Congress

Canadian Labour Congress

September 02, 2016 10:28 ET

Media Advisory: CLC Executive Vice-President to Celebrate Labour Day in Victoria

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 2, 2016) - CLC Executive Vice-President, Marie Clarke Walker, will be speaking at the Labour Day event in Victoria, hosted by the Victoria and District Labour Council.

Walker will speak to how Canadian unions won an expanded Canada Pension Plan and how they are working to win a ban on asbestos. She will also highlight the need for more good jobs and an end to precarious work.

Canadian unions are launching a new campaign on Labour Day and the website, www.fairnessworks.ca, features three compelling new videos.

The event starts at 11:00 am on the lawn of the BC Legislative Building.

Contact Information

  • To arrange an interview on or before Labour Day,
    please contact Chantal St-Denis
    cstdenis@clc-ctc.ca
    613-355-1962