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Privatization

December 19, 2013

Using a P3 will cost the Québec public at least $1 billion more than if the hospital had been built using traditional procurement. 

December 12, 2013

Albertans will be left to pick up the tab again, warns health-care union.

December 6, 2013

Serco and G4S are both being investigated for corruption by the British Serious Fraud Office. Serco operates privatized services in Canada such as passenger and baggage screening at airports, parolee electronic monitoring systems, driver testing, life insurance agent certification as well as security guard/private investigator accreditation services.

November 21, 2013

American P3 highway troubles may cost Texans plenty.

October 30, 2013

“There is nothing convenient about having almost 200 government liquor stores closed on Sunday when almost all other retailers are open. That makes no sense. The public stores offer the best selection and the lowest prices.” - Darryl Walker, BCGEU President.

October 8, 2013

"Be creative, be outspoken, be daring. Your voice is powerful. Your stories are moving. People need to hear them because they will make a difference." - James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

September 24, 2013

Government of Saskatchewan reviews huge range of health care services, considering privatization.

September 23, 2013

MGEU/NUPGE support UFCW members in fight over contracting out services at personal care homes.

June 21, 2013

Commentary by New Brunswick Union of Public and Private Employees (NBU/NUPGE) President Susie Proulx-Daigle that was published in the Telegraph Journal.

June 14, 2013

 “We will be emerging from this convention with a strong action plan to counter these attacks and moving our agenda of justice, equality and fairness for all Canadians forward.” - James Clancy, NUPGE National President.