BCGEU | National Union of Public and General Employees


May 2, 2010

'The results show that employment security was key for our members, but they have also said that when we are at the table in two years they will want us to negotiate a wage increase.' - Darryl Walker.

March 30, 2010

Employment security provisions renewed and improved within constraints of provincially-ordered wage freeze.

March 21, 2010

'Unless the government mandate changes soon we will be at an impasse.' - BCGEU president Darryl Walker.

March 18, 2010

'We see this round of bargaining as an opportunity for a thoughtful process that will strengthen the system.' - Reid Johnson, HSABC president.

January 27, 2010

'That's the main issue we want to deal with at the table.' - BCGEU president Darryl Walker.

January 13, 2010

'Our proposals will focus on winnable issues that resolve long standing inequities.' - BCGEU president Darryl Walker.

December 15, 2009

Radio ads highlight savings of up to 35% over private stores and a larger selection of popular products.

October 7, 2009

'Both sides worked together to make the work site a better place for the staff and clients.' - BCGEU president Darryl Walker.

September 29, 2009

BCGEU says the province should say no to liquor lobbyists, take back the $160 million it is now spending to subsidize private liquor operators and expand the province's network of publicly-run retail stores.

July 26, 2009

Public liquor stores offer better selection and prices as much as 35% per cent lower than private stores.