Bargaining commitee is recommending acceptance of new contract.
Details will be distributed to members as soon as they are available, as well as information on dates, times and locations of a ratification vote.
Along with Public Private Partnerships (P3s), Social Impact Bonds are a bit like money laundering because they allow politicians to hide debt.
Chief Spence’s action has helped to galvanize a movement called Idle No More, which arose as a result of the federal government’s recent omnibus Bill C-45.
More dates scheduled for negotiations in January 2013.
Richard Wilkinson, one of the world’s most preeminent researchers on social inequalities, and author of the Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone will kick of the CFLR conference as the keynote speaker.
We will be doing a disservice to our collective goal of achieving greater equality if all Canadians don't mount a spirited and vigorous offence in support of labour rights and unions.
SGEU/NUPGE hosts family Christmas party to kick off the holiday season.
"People know that when economic injustice and inequality exist, our families and our communities suffer. Economic well being is a human right that must be protected." - James Clancy, NUPGE National President.
The Ontario government’s attack on public structures and public service workers is political, said Thomas. “And the solution is political.”
Find out where your MPP stands on privatizing public services.
“Manitobans have every right to ask Premier Selinger: What programs and services is he looking to cut and why would he endanger economic growth in this way?”
"I can’t understand why there would be no mention of these details when the Minister was face-to-face with the working people directly affected by this legislation,” said Bob Bymoen, SGEU President.
“This isn’t about wage freezes or concessions. This is about the future of our province, and protecting accountable, reliable and cost-effective services.” - Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President.
“Today’s announcement means the privatization of government SAP services and the loss of 65 jobs within government." - Joan Jessome, NSGEU President.