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Value of Public Services

November 1, 2010

'Polling has told us the public values the public services they receive.' - Joan Jessome.

October 27, 2010

A broad and diverse group of almost 200 self-advocates, families, workers and other key stakeholders met in Vancouver earlier this week to strategize around working together to address the current crisis in the community living sector.

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 13, 2010

Legal opinion commissioned by Alberta Federation of Labour says proposed changes are "not consistent with a democratic society."

October 13, 2010

'There are ways the government can save money within the government system but it's not by cutting public services.' - Tom Mann.

September 28, 2010

B.C. Health Coalition report says 'explosion' of for-profit clinics jeopardizing equality and fairness of the health care system.

September 26, 2010

'The proposed process is unnecessarily heavy handed.' - Elisabeth Ballermann.

September 22, 2010

NBUPPE says New Brunswick politicians will damage essential services if they try to finance election promises by cutting public sector jobs.

September 21, 2010

Bed counts will drop to nearly half over the next four years despite a doubling of patients with dementia in the coming years, union says.

September 21, 2010

'Right now lives are being put at risk. It’s that simple.' - Chris Broughton, MGEU Local 911.