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Privatization

July 8, 2020

Using charities or non-profit groups to privatize public services doesn’t generate the same reaction as when for-profit companies take them over, but the problems associated with privatization are still there.

July 3, 2020

The current COVID-19 pandemic has made the need to ban this practice, both in New Brunswick and nationwide, even more apparent.

June 26, 2020

Brown urges Kenney to oppose the bill that would repeal the Voluntary Blood Donations Act.

June 25, 2020

The report is particularly timely, given how the COVID-19 pandemic has shown both the benefits of quality public services, and the huge price we pay when services are privatized. 

June 22, 2020

“Their decision to move forward with privatizing lab services in Alberta is asinine and will lead to worst outcomes for future outbreaks.” ― Mike Parker, HSAA President

June 12, 2020

“The fact that your government felt it necessary to create the CERB is a damning statement on the damage done by the restrictions on EI coverage and benefits that have been introduced over the years” Larry Brown, NUPGE President

May 12, 2020

"Profit should not be the motive when it comes to how we care for our seniors." — Jagmeet Singh, NDP Leader

May 7, 2020

The evidence has never been clearer that for-profit homes are a risk to the lives of the residents.

March 24, 2020

When work was contracted out, the number of sick days for workers was reduced from 10 to 3.

March 12, 2020

Comments on the Exposure Draft of Section PS 3160, Public Private Partnerships