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March 21, 2010

By far the largest demonstration yet against the sale of NB Power assets to Hydro Quebec.

November 22, 2009

Ignores restrictions imposed by Canada's top court when sections of Bill 29 were struck down as unconstitutional.

November 11, 2009

NUPGE publishes the first of three reports on ideas that emerged from a series of 26 town hall meetings across the country to assess the way forward from the global economic collapse.

November 9, 2009

Postal union circulating petition to draw attention to unpublicized campaign by Harper Conservatives.

November 9, 2009

Canada Post review awakens old fears in hundreds of small rural communities.

November 4, 2009

Private delivery of services should not even be considered, says Canadian Health Coalition.

October 8, 2009

The private consultants behind the eHealth spending scandal weren’t able to contain themselves from pinching the public purse for every last dime." - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

October 7, 2009

804 people surveyed across the province in mid-September by NRG Research Group.

September 1, 2009

'Replacing the provincial liquor board system with a privatized system of retail alcohol sales will increase alcohol-related problems and carry substantial human, social and economic costs.'

May 21, 2009

'This government thinks profits instead of people and this is toxic to our vibrant Crowns.'' - Wendy Sol, Save Our Saskatchewan Crowns (SOS).