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Equal Pay Day - How much longer?

Today is Equal Pay Day in Canada, because in 2017 women still have to work 3.5 months longer to earn what men do in 12 months. How much longer will the Prime Minister make women wait?

Canada Must Condemn Horrific Violence Against Gay Men in Chechnya

Russian news sources have reported the disappearance of more than 100 gay men at the hands of local authorities in Chechnya. Faced with torture, humiliation, and abuse, it has been confirmed that three of these men have died.

Peter Corren Award Winners - Breaking the Silence 2017

Anthony Bidulka and Herb McFaull were the powerhouses behind bringing Camp fYrefly to Saskatchewan. Fran Forsberg was also honoured for her unrelenting advocacy for young people.

CIBC putting profits ahead of its Canadian workers

CRA for the Wealthy, and CRA for the rest of us

Why is there such a double standard in the way the CRA treats Canadians – sweetheart deals for rich Canadians who cheat on their taxes, and penalties for the rest of us. Not to mention the demeaning series of hoops that parents have to jump through in ord

Does Terminating STC Violate the Canada Labour Code? – Sask. MPs

Saskatchewan’s New Democratic MPs are concerned that the Sask. Party’s mass termination of Saskatchewan Transportation Company (STC) workers may violate the Canada Labour Code and that the federal budget shortchanged Saskatchewan on transit funding.

Congratulations Mike San Miguel

We are proud that he will continue to serve in his new capacity at the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission.

Ms. Benson invites Minister Duclos to Saskatoon

"Come to Saskatoon to meet some of the families who have been asked to prove and re-prove their eligibility, and to see first-hand how the CCB is NOT working for families."

When will this government shift its priorities from protecting the wealthiest?

How many eligible parents have yet to receive the Canada child benefit, and when will the government shift its priorities from protecting the wealthiest to making life more affordable for all Canadians?

Letter to Minister Lebouthillier

I am writing to bring to your attention a serious concern in my riding – the erosion of client services at the Canada Revenue Agency.