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June 28, 2012

Every Saskatchewan worker stands to lose in government overhaul of labour legislation. Have your voice heard. Write to the Minister today!

Regina (03 July 2012) - A new campaign has been launched to educate and mobilize workers and the public about the changes to labour laws the Saskatchewan government is trying to introduce.

June 26, 2012

"The national poll on attitudes of Canadians towards their health care system revealed that Newfoundlanders and Labradorians want improvements to our health care system, not cuts." - Carol Furlong, NAPE President.

June 24, 2012

“The government is trying to save money by sending inappropriate inspectors out to conduct inspections they are not trained for,” says Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President. “This completely undermines the process.”

June 20, 2012

“It’s a half-hour drive from Chilliwack to the hospital in Abbotsford. This may not seem like a big deal – but when you’re in rehab therapy, that can seem like an insurmountable difficulty,” HSABC President Reid Johnson said.

June 19, 2012

"Our members, who have dedicated their careers and their lives to helping vulnerable children, believe that government needs to rethink its plan to cut these services." - Bob Bymoen, SGEU President.

June 14, 2012

National Union young workers from across Canada are meeting in Ottawa to strategize how to  build a future with economic justice for all.

June 13, 2012

"Minister Kenney is shielding a racist policy under cost-cutting austerity measures and allegations of abuse." - James Clancy, National President, NUPGE

June 11, 2012

Stand up for democracy by joining the June 13 protest agains tthe Conservative's budget bill.

June 11, 2012

OPSEU/NUPGE members' Save Ontario Place campaign a success!

June 7, 2012

Capital Health contracts out AV and print services in September 2012.