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ON C2000 Responds to Labour Reform Rollbacks

Employee rights

October 30, 2018

With no clear poverty reduction strategy from the Ontario government, the proposed amendments to Ontario’s labour laws are a setback for families trying to lift themselves out of poverty. Ontario Campaign 2000 is deeply concerned by the Ontario government’s recent announcements related to the Making Ontario Open for Business Act. Recent reforms to the Labour… Continue reading

Summary of Income Security Teleconference

Fight for $15

October 17, 2018

On September 20, 2018, Ontario Campaign 2000 and CCPA Ontario brought together individuals and organizations concerned about government plans for reforming Ontario’s social assistance programs and rollbacks to hard fought gains to the rights of workers across the province. We also heard updates from leaders in basic income, childcare, housing, and issues affecting immigrants and… Continue reading

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Nov 10, 2018 - Ontario is the only province that pays young workers a lower minimum wage — and students are trying to change that… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Nov 07, 2018 - Liberals table bill to set Canada’s first official poverty line thestar.com/politics/feder… via @torontostar #cdnpoli #endchildpoverty

Nov 06, 2018 - Great piece from @MilesCorak explaining Canada's first official poverty line and how it could be better: milescorak.com/2018/08/21/can… #cdnpoli

Nov 06, 2018 - Ottawa to detail Canada’s new official poverty measure today thestar.com/politics/feder… via @torontostar #cdnpoli #EndChildPoverty


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