30 Jul 2013

Members of the Nova Scotia Government & General Employees Union (NSGEU/NUPGE) working for the Nova Scotia government ratified their tentative agreement on July 29 by 93.8 per cent.

Negotiated collective agreement provides improvements over three years

The tentative agreement was reached  on July 9.

24 Jul 2013

"On behalf of our members across the country, we extend our condolences his family, colleagues and the entire NAPE community." — James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

21 Jul 2013

Court decision provides significant improvements to the working conditions, wages and benefits for casual workers employed by the provincial government.

15 Jul 2013

BCGEU/NUPGE members will be voting on tentative agreement in the coming days.

11 Jul 2013

The tentative agreement will now go to the membership for a mail-in vote. The union expects to count the vote on July 29.

10 Jul 2013

If Negotiating Council recommends acceptance, votes could be counted by the end of July.

09 Jul 2013

"To defeat this attack on public sector employees and the valuable public services you all provide to the people of this province, we must stay patient, united and focused." – Carol Furlong, NAPE President.

11 Jun 2013

Sign this letter to help protect decent jobs and quality public services in New Brunswick.

05 Jun 2013

New Brunswick Premier says cuts are about ensuring access to health care services. Not possible when you cut jobs, says community and labour groups.

31 May 2013

Public service members of SGEU/NUPGE ratify new agreement.

15 May 2013

In March, 2013, the Ministry was ordered to stop its violation of the collective agreement and to stop treating court reporters as independent contractors. It continues to ignore the ruling.

14 May 2013

Elephanttalk.ca is intended to start the conversation for Manitobans to share their concerns and their stories about public services in Manitoba.

03 May 2013

 “The inconsistency in what government is saying and what government is doing is unbelievable. There is clearly a credibility issue here.” - Carol Furlong, NAPE President.

03 May 2013

“If this government truly believes in fairness, as it claims, then the province’s corporations have to be involved." - Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President.

02 May 2013

Research shows that Alberta has lost $1.5 billion in tax revenue since it privatized liquor stores in 1993.