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2012-12-10 16:24:40

OTTAWA, Dec. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Building Trades calls report stage Government amendments of Bill C-377 An Act to Amend the Income Tax Act inadequate to deal with the punitive legislation.  There is an amendment which deals with fair application of the  legislation tabled in the House at Report Stage which makes the legislation apply to all not for profits involved in labour relations and workplace advocacy.  This amendment tabled by Rodger Cuzner, Member of...

2012-10-19 11:24:22

OTTAWA, Oct. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - The Canadian Building Trades commends Minister Flaherty for introduction of Bill C-45 which solidifies the execution of the Economic Action Plan 2012.  Specifically of importance to the skilled trades in Ontario and beyond are the legislative commitments to the DRIC or Windsor-Detroit Bridge. Robert Blakely, Director of Canadian Affairs, says "this is an enormous opportunity for the Canadian economy, our skilled trades and the partnership we...