MGEU requesting a return to the bargaining table as soon as possible.
Tim Hudak is misleading voters by pretending that an attack on public sector jobs and wages will deal with a financial mess that the financial sector has caused, says James Clancy, NUPGE's national president.
Warren (Smokey) Thomas will present a brief on behalf of 125,000 OPSEU members across Ontario.
'The four-year deal includes a general wage increase of 2.75% in each of the last two years and a no lay-off clause.'
Dozens of events will be held across the province on Friday (Dec. 3) to fight back against the McGuinty government's plan to scapegoat public sector workers.
Incident involving impaired driver who fled accident scene illustrates dangers faced daily by public employees on Canada's highways.
Unanimous vote by Metro Vancouver Environment and Energy Committee welcomed by BCGEU and COPE.
'Polling has told us the public values the public services they receive.' - Joan Jessome.
Two-year deal ratified after 'a lot of hard work' by NSGEU negotiators who were constrained by a climate of 'ongoing program review' within the government.
Vital inspection work highlighted during truck safety blitz in southern Ontario.
Brings back memories of Mike Harris cuts causing 'flying wheels' and 'dangerous rigs'.
'These highway depots need to be reopened. This shouldn't be just about winning.' - Carol Furlong.
'NAPE is calling on government to immediately re-open the depots they closed this spring.' - Carol Furlong.
Workers face wide-range of health and safety concerns as well as attacks on job security, wages and benefits.
Private British Columbia highway contractors rewarded by Liberal government of Premier Gordon Campbell despite repeatedly failing safety inspections.