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The #EndPensionTheft campaign is making headlines all across Canada

April 14, 2018

THUNDER BAY – Ontario NDP candidates Judith Monteith-Farrell for Thunder Bay-Atikokan and Lise Vaugeois for Thunder Bay-Superior North, threw their support behind the improved pensions message being discussed in Thunder Bay Friday...

March 15, 2018

Local steelworkers say Justin Trudeau's Hamilton visit this week left them with key questions about how their pensions will be protected when a company goes bankrupt...

February 25, 2018

A tour by NDP MP Scott Duvall to drum up support for his bill on pension protection landed in Parksville on Wednesday, Feb. 21, where Duvall outlined the issues he sees with the current system, and how his bill seeks to fix some of them...

February 21, 2018

An NDP private member’s bill recently introduced into the House of Commons aims to put pensioners ahead of the list of secured creditors, a reversal of the current status quo which has left Sears employees in Nanaimo powerless in the wake of the company’s bankruptcy last year....

November 14, 2017

Pensions in Canada need better protection when companies go bankrupt, a town hall meeting heard Tuesday night. About 200 people packed a room at the Ciociaro Club to discuss the issue at a meeting organized by local NDP MPs Tracey Ramsey (Essex), Brian Masse (Windsor West) and Cheryl Hardcastle (Windsor-Tecumseh)...

November 6, 2017

TORONTO -- An Ontario backbench member of Parliament tabled a bill Monday to amend Canada's insolvency laws so they offer more protections to pension plans, post-retirement benefits and severance when a company is in deep financial trouble...

October 13, 2017

CORNWALL, Ontario - Former Sears employee Sydney Gardiner is asking Stormont, Dundas and South Glengary MP Guy Lauzon to address the challenges created by the Sears Canada bankruptcy...

September 15, 2017

The federal NDP kicked off a weekend caucus strategy session in Hamilton with a rally to argue for federal legislation to protect pensioners in bankruptcy proceedings...

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