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Pensions and Retirement Security

August 2, 2010

'Everyone concerned about the effectiveness of the Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security (OAS) and Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) programs is urged to participate.'

July 15, 2010

Canada's publicly-run pension system did far better than private pension plans.

July 8, 2010

No impact will occur on pension formula, inflation protection in retirement, survivor benefits or disability benefits.

July 8, 2010

Leading leadership candidate misinforms Nova Scotians about pension plan contributions by public employees. - Updated

July 7, 2010

'CPP's investment in the tar sands involves pensioners in a toxic legacy when they should be able to rely on an ethical, sustainable retirement plan.'

June 14, 2010

The National Union and its Components call for expansion of public pensions at P.E.I. meetings.

June 2, 2010

"We have no interest in a system that provides reasonable retirement security for some but doesn't for the majority of Canadians."

June 1, 2010

Decision follows adoption of 2009 OPTrust statement on responsible investing.

May 27, 2010

Draft law introduced in Parliament but no action will be taken until its constitutionality is tested in the Supreme Court.

May 25, 2010

OPSEU delivers important message to Ontario legislature members on Bill 21.