Good jobs = better lives

It’s time for good jobs and a fair economy that lifts everyone up, not just the few at the top:

While the unemployment rate might be decreasing, the kinds of new jobs created in Canada are part-time, low paid jobs.

Low paid, part-time, precarious work is on the rise in Canada. This means that too many Canadians are struggling to make ends meet.

New Democrats are standing up for hard-working people and fighting for good-paying jobs. We are calling for a $15 minimum wage, pay equity, investment in good green jobs, and support for small businesses.

If you work hard you should be able to afford a good life.