Hassan Yussuff was elected President of the Canadian Labour Congress on May 8th by almost 4,800 union delegates from across the country who gathered in Montreal. Several Waterloo Regional Labour Council delegates were in attendance, and contributed to Convention debates on CLC supports to Labour Councils, a levy to fund the Together Fairness Works campaign, and other policy resolutions.
For more news from the Convention, including links to resolutions and policy papers, see http://convention2014.canadianlabour.ca/.
|some of the 4,800+ delegates on voting day|
|WRLC Secretary Steve Sachs on Sargent-at-Arms duty|
|WRLC President Marc Xuereb speaking to the delegates|