Finance – October 25, 2012

In Committee from the House of Commons

Finance – October 25, 2012

Finance (October 25, 2012)

Conservative MP Russ Hiebert discusses his bill (C-377) requiring public financial disclosure by labour organizations. He also responds to suggestions that his private member’s bill is anti-union.

Robert Blakely from the Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO, Michael Mazzuca of the Canadian Bar Association, Ken Georgetti with the Canadian Labour Congress, and John Logan from San Francisco State University outline their concerns with the bill.

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation’s Gregory Thomas and Daniel Kelly from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business present their support of the proposed legislation.