29 Apr 2012

Online survey by Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) found that Newfoundland and Labrador has the dubious distinction of having five of the top 10 worst roads in the region.

15 Feb 2012

“Mr. Drummond wants to take an axe to public services, ignore tax fairness, and actively kill jobs by taking money out of communities." Warren (Smokey) Thomas, President OPSEU/NUPGE

06 Feb 2012

“We are ready to get to the bargaining table to negotiate collective agreements that reflect the value of the vital services our members provide to the people of Newfoundland and Labrador.”

11 Jan 2012

"We’re prepared for any action we have to take to get our members the improved contracts they’ve earned,” said BCGEU President Darryl Walker.

30 Nov 2011

"Workers are being told to work longer, pay more and receive less," said James Clancy, NUPGE National President. "We stand in solidarity with each and every UNISON member in the fight for decent pensions. Enough is enough."

29 Nov 2011

New research published by the Tax Justice Network shows that tax evasion costs governments around the world more than US$3.1 trillion annually.

28 Nov 2011

Help push back B.C.'s antidemocratic legislation. Fight Bill 18!

21 Nov 2011

"We need to work together to force them to put people before tax cuts and excessive corporate profits." - James Clancy, NUPGE President.

17 Nov 2011

Politics, more than the economy and technology, has a greater impact on rates of unionization.

26 Jul 2011

Help the Rocky Mountaineer workers reach a fair collective agreement.

19 Jul 2011

“The lesson of the Mike Harris era is that cuts to public services hurt us all,” said Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) President Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

04 Apr 2011

"We may be retired but we are huge in voter numbers so we are pleased to see how the efforts of NUPGE to reach out have been so successful. Grey power may not rule, but it sure does have an impact." Dave and Bonnie Scott, winners.

04 Apr 2011

That's the question we want Canadians to think about.

29 Mar 2011

“How can the government identify Children’s Aid as a source of savings at a time when programs for abused and neglected children need a major infusion of cash just to keep afloat?” - Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU president.

08 Mar 2011

Stable funding for Medicare, social programs and post-secondary education should not be sacrificed for today's corporate tax cuts.

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