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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Plaidoyer (politique)

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27 juin 2018

16:57
Healthcare advocates are raising questions about the impact on patients of a bill pending before Gov. Murphy that would cut payments to hospitals and emergency department physicians when Medicaid patients come to the ED for needs that end up being...

16:16
Early this morning, a group of Teamsters Local 727 members were followed by a Dr Pepper security guard as they engaged in lawful ambulatory picketing. While peacefully picketing, officers from the Niles Police Department...

16:10
La Fondation Rivières salue la nouvelle Stratégie québécoise de l'eau 2018-2030 rendue publique par la Ministre du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC). Le document a le mérite...

15:33
Le Bureau de la concurrence a annoncé aujourd'hui avoir conclu une entente avec BASF SE (BASF) relativement à l'achat proposé par BASF d'actifs devant être vendus par Bayer AG (Bayer) à la suite de l'acquisition récente de la société Monsanto par...

15:29
The Competition Bureau announced today that it has reached an agreement with BASF SE (BASF) in connection with its proposed purchase of assets that Bayer AG (Bayer) must sell following its recent acquisition of the Monsanto Company. The Commissioner...

15:15
Today, the American Federation of Government Employees submitted a statement for the record (available on www.afge.org/ReorgHearing) before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee's hearing, "Examining the Administration's Reorganization...

14:50
La Fédération des travailleurs et travailleuses du Québec (FTQ) accepte l'invitation du gouvernement du Québec à le rencontrer pour échanger sur le dossier de la sécurité des grutiers et grutières. La FTQ profitera de l'occasion pour expliquer au...

14:48
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates the newly elected Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald, elected this morning at the 44th All Ontario Chiefs Conference hosted by Nipissing First Nation.  "On behalf...

14:25
Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) President Richard Lanigan issued the following statement on today's ruling by the Supreme Court in the Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 case: "Today's Supreme Court decision in the Janus v....

14:23
The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) welcomes the release of the German Report and the recommendations put forward to improve anti-money laundering policies and practices in B.C.'s gaming industry. The CGA agrees that it is time for both the...

14:14
La Chambre de commerce du Montréal métropolitain accueille positivement le Plan d'action en développement économique du territoire présenté ce matin par la Ville de Montréal. Elle se réjouit que celui-ci propose une stratégie qui mise sur les pôles...

14:12
The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) regarding the failure of H.R. 6136, the Border Security and Immigration Reform Act ? amnesty legislation introduced by House...

14:09
The Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers' Association (CVMA) has been actively working with governments in all three countries towards a modernized NAFTA that supports North American competitiveness and avoids any unintended harm to the industry including...

13:38
The BC Gaming Industry Association (BCGIA) released the following statement in response to the release of independent reviewer Peter German's report on anti-money laundering policies and practices in the province's gaming industry:...

13:30
Les représentants des médias sont invités à un point de presse de l'idéateur de l'Institut de recherche sur l'autodétermination des peuples et les indépendances nationales (IRAI), Pierre Karl Péladeau, du président du conseil d'administration de...

13:11
Plus d'une centaine de représentants syndicaux membres de la Fédération des syndicats de l'enseignement sont allés porter une carte de souhaits géante devant l'Assemblée nationale pour souhaiter aux élus de passer de belles vacances reposantes avant...

13:00
Consumer Watchdog today joined the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) and six other consumer groups in calling on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the misleading and manipulative tactics of Google and Facebook in steering users...

12:53
Local 21 condemns the Supreme Court's decision to overturn decades of labor law precedent with Janus v. AFSCME. We strongly assert that no court decision can extinguish the desire of working people standing together in unions to create better lives...

12:42
"The South Carolina Legislature is playing a high-stakes game where they are gambling with the money of customers and taxpayers. Legislators are risking cash payments to SCE&G's electric customers of $1.3 billion ? equal to $1,000 for the typical...

12:33
À la suite de l'annonce, ce matin, du ministre de la Famille concernant l'implantation de projets pilotes de haltes-garderies, la CSN souhaite dénoncer la création de ce réseau en marge. « Avec ce programme, le gouvernement crée un réseau parallèle,...

12:28
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of John James for US Senate and Tom Leonard for State Attorney General. The Chamber also announced endorsements of several business-friendly members of the US House seeking re-election...

12:14
Technical Safety BC has released its State of Safety 2017 Report. The interactive, online document provides an overview of incidents and injuries related to technical equipment observed over the previous year, and the organization's efforts to...

11:56
In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court today ruled that public sector unions cannot charge fair-share fees to non-members, citing a violation of their First Amendment right. The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA President Sara Nelson released the...

11:52
The Latino Coalition (TLC), the leading, national non-partisan advocacy organization representing Hispanic businesses and consumers, issued the following statement on the T-Mobile-Sprint merger based on the benefits the transaction will bring to...

11:41
AJC, the global Jewish advocacy organization, welcomes today's action by the Polish Parliament to remove the criminal penalties provision of the country's controversial Holocaust responsibility law.  "As long-time friends of Poland, correcting this...

11:29
Today, the Mackinac Center for Public Policy champions the ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that public employees will no longer be forced to pay a government union as a condition of their employment. The decision, which cited Mackinac's amicus...

11:07
The U.S. Supreme Court today issued a 5-4 decision in a case bankrolled by corporate interests who want to rig the economic system further in their favor and make it even harder for working people, such as the public sector nurses and health care...

11:06
With today's 5-4 decision from the United States Supreme Court regarding Janus vs. AFSCME Council 31, the justices have flouted more than four decades of legal precedent, in favor of striking a blow to the rights of working people.   The Janus case...

10:56
Today, the U.S. Supreme Court sided with anti-union advocates attempting to undercut the rights of millions of public employees to negotiate with their employers for a fair return on the value of their work. By backing...

10:53
Following the Supreme Court's decision to overturn 40 years of constitutional law that ensured public-sector workers benefited from the collective voice of union representation, the head of the largest union representing federal workers says...

10:45
Do you dream of being your own boss and setting your own hours? Are you trying to find the perfect side-gig that will increase your bank balance? A multi-level marketing plan is one option that you may come across. Contrary to popular belief, they...

10:45
Rêvez-vous de devenir votre propre patron pour décider de vos heures de travail? Cherchez-vous un deuxième petit boulot pour arrondir vos fins de mois? Vous envisagerez peut-être de participer à un système de commercialisation à paliers multiples....

10:41
La FCEI a accueilli favorablement les mesures annoncées ce matin par le ministre de la Famille, M. Luc Fortin, afin de favoriser la conciliation travail-famille. « Nous voyons d'un bon oeil l'approche adoptée ici par le gouvernement, soit celle...

10:37
De passage hier au Comité permanent du commerce international de la Chambre des communes, le Syndicat des Métallos a appuyé la réplique canadienne aux tarifs américains sur l'acier et l'aluminium. Du même souffle, le syndicat, qui représente une...

10:37
United Steelworkers (USW) President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement in response to the June 27, 2018, U.S. Supreme Court decision on the case of Janus v. AFSCME Council 31. "The United Steelworkers (USW)...

10:31
Janitors, factory workers, farmworkers and other low-wage workers joined with safety, labor, anti-violence and women's rights advocates to announce today the launch of "Our Turn," a new alliance brought together by the National Council for...

10:27
Le chef d'Ensemble Montréal, M. Lionel Perez, a profité de la fin de la session du conseil municipal pour souligner le travail exemplaire accompli par son équipe depuis janvier dernier. « Ensemble Montréal, on le voit de plus en plus, n'est pas...

10:00
Farmers' Markets Ontario (FMO) is offering consumers new tools to help them find and support farmers at their local market. FMO, which represents the province's 185 markets, has produced a series of practical videos available at Farmers' Markets...

10:00
As moving season heats up, Hydro-Québec would like to remind customers that they can save by notifying us of their address change online. By letting us know about a change of address on our Web site, customers can avoid the $25 administration fee....

10:00
La saison des déménagements s'en vient et Hydro-Québec souhaite rappeler à ses clients qu'ils peuvent économiser en effectuant leur changement d'adresse sur le Web. Choisir notre site pour faire son changement d'adresse permet en effet d'éviter les...

08:00
Le premier ministre Justin Trudeau a fait aujourd'hui la déclaration suivante pour souligner la Journée canadienne du multiculturalisme : « Étant le premier pays au monde à adopter une politique officielle du multiculturalisme, le Canada a démontré...

08:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to highlight Canadian Multiculturalism Day: "As the first country in the world to adopt a policy of multiculturalism, Canada has shown time and time again that diversity and...

07:15
The House Appropriations Committee Fiscal Year 2019 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education Funding Bill, that is currently up for vote, includes a directive to the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to implement "a new pilot initiative to...

07:13
The Coalition for Accountability at Moneta Money Bank ("the Coalition"), an organization started by anti-corruption activists in the Czech Republic, has issued a strong warning to large US investors that Moneta Money Bank, a Prague based publicly...

06:00
Les Canadiens peuvent exprimer leur point de vue sur la protection des passagers aériens avant l'élaboration d'un nouveau règlement par l'Office des transports du Canada . L'OTC souhaite entendre les commentaires du public dans le cadre d'une...

06:00
Canadians can have their say on air passenger protection as the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) develops new regulations. The CTA wants to hear from the public during an in-person consultation, held in Halifax on June 29, 2018 at: Atlantica...

04:00
SAN FRANCISCO, Jun. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- TLC Residential, a for-profit sober living home in San Francisco, is being sued by the Department of Labor (US District Court Northern District of California Acosta v. TLC Residential No. C 15-02776...


26 juin 2018

19:25
The Hanabusa for Governor campaign today called on David Ige to suspend a false and misleading TV commercial:

17:19
Today, the Patient Freedom Coalition announced that more than 5,600 dialysis patients across California, and more than 1,000 of their family members and care givers have signed petition cards stating their opposition to a measure slated to appear on...

17:03
As a Colombian labour activist began an indefinite hunger strike today, the United Steelworkers (USW) is intensifying international condemnation of trade union repression by multinational steel producer Tenaris. "This is another stain on the...

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