Moving stories and passionate comments were part of the evening at the All Together Now townhall in Windsor.
Open forum to discuss the impact of growing income inequality on communities, families and workers and what we can do about it.
Taxes are used to provide a better standard of living and quality of life for everyone, says Debbie Bovyer, PEIUPSE President.
"Workers across the country are working harder and longer than ever before, only to see their wages frozen and rolled back or jobs eliminated, while CEOs enjoy the riches of our labour. This report reveals just how dramatic the wage divide really is." - James Clancy, NUPGE National President.
Governments are making income inequality much worse. Canadians are getting involved to make a difference.
Support Canadians for Tax Fairness at the pre-budget consultations tomorrow. Tell Finance Minister Flaherty and the Finance Committee know you care about tax fairness. Tell them to close unfair tax loopholes. Send this message today.
“The Conservative government isn't just hugging thugs. Its taking them out for dinner and paying for their drinks,” said James Clancy, NUPGE National President.
NUPGE delegates overwhelmingly supported continuing the campaign on tax fairness at its 2013 Convention. Read more on the action plan.