COUNCIL OF THE FEDERATION

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Premiers United Against Harper Plan

Canada's premiers and territorial leaders are standing united against the federal government's new jobs training program, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne said Thursday afternoon as the leader...
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'There Is A Problem'

Job training appears to be one of the most contentious issues on the table as Canada's premiers meet today in Niagara-on-the-Lake for their semi-annual get-together. At stake is a possible jurisd...
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Premiers To Harper: Let's Talk

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ont. - Canada's provincial and territorial leaders vowed Thursday to fight Ottawa's controversial plan to fund jobs training for workers, saying the new scheme would require them...
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Time for Premiers to Stand Up to Federal Bullies on Health Care

When Canada's premiers meet for the annual Council of the Federation this week, the future of health care is a critical item on the agenda. The role of a premier is to stand up to federal government bullying on behalf of all Canadians. We are asking them to send a strong message to the Harper Conservative Government: Get back to the table and get back on board to support public health care for all in Canada.
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What's On The Agenda

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ont. - Provincial and territorial leaders threw their support Wednesday behind a national public inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls, ratcheting up the pr...
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Women Rule!

TORONTO - The premiers begin arriving today in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario for their semi-annual summit.And, for the first time there will be six women at the Council of the Federation meeting when i...