Le groupe ACORN a manifesté vendredi devant les bureaux du député d'Ottawa-Centre et ministre du Travail de l'Ontario, Yaser Naqvi, pour demander au gouvernement de fixer le salaire minimum à 14$ l'heure.
Living Wage - Salaire-subsistance
Recap of Ottawa ACORN's Minimum Wage Forum
A rally to raise the minimum wage in Ontario to $14 per hour was held outside MPP Bob Chiarelli’s office Nov. 14.
The campaign to raise minimum wage was led by various community, labour, and student groups across Ontario including ACORN Canada, an independent national organization of low and moderate-income families striving for social and economic justice in the country.
Ottawa ACORN member Ria Rinne was interviewed on CTV Morning Live about raising the minimum wage.
Provincial advisory panel holds session in Ottawa
Groups like ACORN Canada and the United Steelworkers are pushing for Ontario's minimum wage to be boosted from the current $10.25 an hour to $14.
An ad hoc group of about 10 people staged a protest outside of Port Coquitlam’s social assistance office Wednesday, demanding the province increase child support payments for people with disabilities.
The Vanier ACORN chapter is currently running a campaign to promote a living wage for all employees in our community and throughout Ontario: $14/hour now indexed to inflation.
Ontario's minimum wage was frozen in March 2010. Prices are going up while wages stay the same. Between 2010 and 2013, the cost of essentials has gone up.
Seeking to renew its Poverty Reduction Strategy, Ontario’s government has been asking Scarborough residents picked by local agencies what it has done right and what should change.