Winnipeg, June 20, 2016 – Manitobans support reinstating the secret ballot vote for union certification, according to the latest poll results from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).
A public opinion poll conducted by NRG Research Group on behalf of CFIB found 71 per cent of Manitobans believe all workers should have the right to a secret ballot vote in the union certification process. A CFIB member survey also found 68 per cent of Manitoba small business owners support secret ballot votes for union certification. Full poll results are below.
“Secret ballot voting is a cornerstone of our democratic tradition,” said Marilyn Braun-Pollon, CFIB’s Vice-President, Prairie & Agri-business. “CFIB commends the Manitoba government for bringing forth legislation to ensure Manitoba labour laws provide all workers with access to secret ballot votes and respects the will of Manitobans.”
Manitoba General Public
Small Business Owners