Labour Minister Lisa Raitt

Ottawa To Introduce Back-To-Work Legislation After CP Talks Stall

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.27.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government is expected to introduce back-to-work legislation on Monday after negotiations between Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd an...

Minister Prevents Air Canada Work Stoppage

CP | Posted 03.08.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Federal Labour Minister Lisa Raitt stepped in Thursday to prevent a work stoppage at Air Canada next week that would have thrown the travel p...

Air Canada Won't Win Damages From Union: Lawyer

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The union representing Air Canada flight attendants urged a labour board Friday to turn aside the federal government's request to remove it...

Let Them Negotiate

Keith Beardsley | Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

A war against unions will feed some red meat to the party base, but at what cost both short and long term to our economy and is it worth the risk at this stage of our economic recovery?

Air Canada Strike Would Provoke Back-To-Work Bill, Says Labour Minister

CBC | Posted 11.19.2011 | Canada Politics

The federal government has served notice it will introduce back-to-work legislation should there be a strike by Air Canada’s 6,800 flight attendants...

Air Canada Strike Would Trigger Back-To-Work Bill: Labour Minister

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Federal Labour Minister Lisa Raitt said Ottawa will order Air Canada flight attendants back to work if talks between the company and union fa...

Air Canada Strikes Tentative Deal

CP | Posted 10.01.2011 | Canada

MONTREAL - Air Canada (TSX:AC.B) said Monday it has reached a tentative collective agreement with the union representing about 6,800 flight attendants...