TORONTO, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Ontarians are outraged that Ford is petitioning the legislature to use the nevertheless clause to nullify the constitution, after a judge ruled that key parts of the bill 254 of Ford’s conservative government were unconstitutional, says the Ontario Federation of Workers.
On Monday, June 14 at 10:00 am, Ontarians will practically “fill the public galleries” of the Ontario Legislature to talk about what Patty Coates, president of the Ontario Federation of Labor, is calling, “an attempt to silence the people who lost their family members. ” members in disastrous long-term care conditions, families and education workers who called for safer classrooms and workers who demanded paid sick days. “
The rally will include speakers from unions, labor councils and community organizations from across the province.
WHEN: Monday, June 14 at 10:00 am
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