OPSEU | National Union of Public and General Employees


November 22, 2010

The impact on public employees will stretch far beyond the two-year freeze proposed by the province – all for the benefit of already-wealthy corporations.

November 22, 2010

Province refuses to respond to international condemnation for denying part-time college workers the right to organize.

November 15, 2010

Talks continue with new deadline set for Nov. 17 at three work sites in Eastern Ontario.

November 9, 2010

"Dwight Duncan is cutting almost $5 billion in corporate taxes in the next three years despite Ontario having one of the lowest tax rates in the industrialized world." - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

November 9, 2010

"I have nothing but admiration for the solidarity and toughness demonstrated by members.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU president. - Updated

November 2, 2010

Proposed new agreement reached with the help of a provincially-appointed mediator.

November 1, 2010

Lockout averted for members of Local 548 of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union.

October 27, 2010

Management at Geneva Centre for Autism in Toronto says it will lock out 75 employees (OPSEU/NUPGE members) on Oct. 29.

October 18, 2010

Eye-opening website lets employees see the annual cumulative losses a public sector freeze will mean to their personal purchasing power.

October 12, 2010

'The tentative contract failed to address the issues that matter most to our members which include respect and fairness in the workplace.'