Citizens are being urged to sign an open letter to Alberta Environment Minister Rob Renner.
Value of Public Services
'I can say with confidence that McGuinty knows the broad strokes of where OPSEU members are at on the big issues.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.
'Sadly ... it can’t go away as long as our world is driven by the quest for profit.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.
'Are we looking at smaller things? Possibly, but no decision’s been made.'
'That noise you hear off in the distance is the sound of (Premier) Dalton McGuinty beating the drum for the possible privatization.'
Decision follows massive 'people power' protest by citizens across New Brunswick. Updated.
'There is absolutely no justification for government slashing jobs in the public service when the net result will be a loss in vital services.' - Bob Bymoen.
BCGEU working with supporters of long-established facility to prevent privatization.
HSAA launches online petition to change Alberta government's mind.
Government employees bear brunt of deficit fight, including call for two-year wage freeze.