Labour Council election endorsements

The New Westminster and District Labour Council has endorsed candidates for council across the region. Here in New West, the NWDLC’s picks are:

School Trustee
  • Michael Ewen
  • Vivian Garcia
  • James Janzen
  • Lori Watt
The NWDLC is an organization representing trade union members locally. It is affiliated with the Canadian Labour Congress. 

• creation of a universal child care system;

• protections against privatization of our public health care system;

• an increase to BC’s minimum wage;

• changes to the Workers Compensation regulations to protect workers who work alone;

• government accountability and workplace standards for foreign workers;

• federal anti-scab legislation;

• stop the BC Liberal government from removing local government decision-making on transportation infrastructure in the Lower Mainland.