BRAMPTON, ON, Sept. 28 /CNW/ - Workers will be demonstrating and collecting old work boots outside of Conservative candidate Parm Gill's campaign office on Monday at 1 p.m. in effort to highlight the Conservative government's inaction on manufacturing job loss and a sinking economy.\
Give Flaherty the Boot comes to Brampton
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 1 p.m.
Royal Crest Mall -50 Kennedy Road South*
*The group will then be walking over to Parm Gill's campaign office
located at 96 Kennedy Road South.
The boots will be traveling to Whitby where they will be presented to Finance Minister Jim Flaherty on October 6 at 11 a.m. The 'Give Flaherty the Boot' campaign began in Windsor, where thousands of jobs have been lost since Stephen Harper took over as Prime Minister and Jim Flaherty as Finance Minister in January 2006.
Hundreds of pairs of boots have already been collected, each with their own personalized tag signed by their previous owner. Boots are also being collected in Oakville, Chatham, Oshawa, Toronto and Kitchener.
For further information: please contact CAW Communications, Shannon Devine, (cell) (416) 302-1699; or Event Co-ordinator Motilall Sarjoo (Sarj), (cell) (416) 709-6352
Sunday, September 28, 2008
Posted by Fillibluster at 7:27 PM