Our Issues: Report Card on Federal Political Party Positions

Question

NDP
Bloc
Québécois
Green Party
Liberal Party
Conservative
Party*

GREENING CANADA POST

Zero-emissions vehicle fleet;

Charging stations at post offices;

Green retrofitting of post offices

Zero-emissions vehicle fleet;

Charging stations at post offices;

Green retrofitting of post offices

Zero-emissions vehicle fleet;

Charging stations at post offices;

Green retrofitting of post offices

Ensure all federal buildings run on clean electricity;

Leverage the purchasing power of the government to drive clean technology

No specifics on greening Canada Post

POSTAL BANKING

Yes

Yes

Yes

Continuing to assess the results of the review of Canada Post services, including an analysis of the efficacy of postal banking

No commitment

DOOR-TO-DOOR DELIVERY

Restore door-to-door delivery

Oppose eliminating door-to-door delivery

Restore door-to-door delivery

Maintain door-to-door postal delivery where Conservative cuts were stopped

Will not restore for Canadians who have lost it

No commitment

BACK-TO-WORK LEGISLATION

Voted against back-to-work legislation

Voted against back-to-work legislation

Stood against back-to-work legislation

Introduced and voted for back-to-work legislation in 2018

Introduced and voted for back-to-work legislation in 2011

KEEPING RURAL POST OFFICES

Will respect the moratorium on rural post offices closures

Will respect the moratorium on rural post offices closures

Will respect the moratorium on rural post offices closures

Will respect the moratorium on rural post offices closures

No specifics, but will ensure that all Cabinet decisions have a rural perspective

PRIVATIZATION OF CANADA POST

Oppose partial or complete privatization of Canada Post

Oppose partial or complete privatization of Canada Post

Oppose partial or complete privatization of Canada Post

Maintain Canada Post as a vital public institution

Support the privatization of crown corporations that compete directly with comparable services from existing private sector institutions

PROTECTING PENSIONS AT CANADA POST

Protect defined benefit pensions and strengthen public pensions

Protect defined benefit pensions

Protect workers benefits including pensions

Commit to evidence-based approach towards addressing retirement security for all Canadians

No commitment

GRADE

A

B+

B+

C

F

ONLY THOSE PARTIES THAT HAD CANDIDATES ELECTED AS MPS IN 2015 WERE ASSESSED.

* Did not respond to CUPW Questionnaire. If applicable, we have taken answers from the party platform, policy papers or public statements.