Left out in the cold: Regina rally for resources – JWN

by ahnationtalk on January 14, 2019168 Views

Jan. 14, 2019

Regina – The wind was cold, desperately cold, on the steps of the Saskatchewan Legislature at noon on Jan. 8. It was perhaps a fitting metaphor for the supporters of Saskatchewan’s energy sector, who have been out in the cold for a long time now.

And that metaphor was not lost on several of the speakers, including Premier Scott Moe, when they addressed the crowd of rough 200 attending the Regina rally.

The rally was put by Canada Action and Rally 4 Resources, along with the Regina Chamber of Commerce. There was a strong presence from Brandt, which brought out a sideboom on a lowboy trailer with a sign saying “Pipelayers built in Regina by Brandt.”

The United Steelworks and United Association also had significant presence, part of the building trades unions representation. May of the people held signs saying, “I love Canadian Oil & Gas.”

Read More: https://www.jwnenergy.com/article/2019/1/left-out-cold-regina-rally-resources/

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