Brother Dan Uchacz of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Retirees Association of Alberta showing his support by helping a candidate in his riding. Continue reading GET INVOLVED
Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley dropped the writ on Tuesday and was pleased to announce that Albertan’s will go to the polls on April 16, 2019.
Be a part of the solution. Do your research and vote for the representative that effectively communicates what you desire on the issues that are most important to you.
The Edmonton and District Labour Council is proud to endorse candidates who support working families.
The next Municipal Election will be held on Monday, October 16, 2017. Don’t let your voice be silenced. Be a part of it all. If you haven’t had time to do research on all of the candidates running in your riding, you can see how the Edmonton and District Labour Council felt about each candidate after asking each a variety of questions. Click Here for the results.
- 1 Mayor
- 1 Councillor for each of the 12 City of Edmonton wards
- 1 Edmonton Catholic School District Trustee for each of the 7 wards or
1 Edmonton Public School District Trustee for each of the 9 wards
Please visit the City of Edmonton website to view the 2017 candidate list.
Exercise your right to vote! The system really does begin with you.
The Moral of the Story “Mouseland” is a political fable, originally told by Clare Gillis, a friend of Tommy Douglas. Tommy has used this story many times to show in a humorous way how Canadians fail to recognize that neither the Liberals or Conservatives are truly interested in what matters to ordinary citizens; yet Canadians continue to vote for them.
Bryan Wilson, member of IAM Local 2323 in Toronto, explains how he used the law to refuse unsafe work – another benefit of being an IAM member.