On May 15, 2017, reports in the Toronto Star and CBC indicate that the Cabinet is considering changes to basic employment laws that will significantly help in closing the gender pay gap.
The Equal Pay Coalition is asking for the public to take immediate action to telephone, email, and tweet your MPP to make a commitment to close the gender pay gap. The Coalition has sent the following letters to the Cabinet members:
Letter to the Premier of Ontario, Hon. Kathleen Wynne.
Letter to Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development, Hon. Deborah Matthews.
Letter to President of the Treasury Board, Hon. Liz Sandals.
Letter to Minister of Economic Development and Growth, Hon. Brad Duguid.
Letter to Minister of Education, Hon. Mitzie Hunter.
Letter to Minister of Labour, Hon. Kevin Flynn.
Letter to Minister for the Status of Women, Hon. Indira Naidoo-Harris.
Letter to Minister of Finance, Hon. Charles Sousa, MPP.