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Education and Training

November 19, 2010

'We are very pleased to reach a collective agreement that is acceptable to the membership of this new Local.' - Joan Jessome.

November 17, 2010

Administrators at nationally-known Nova Scotia university refusing to negotiate fair first contract with employees.

November 9, 2010

"I have nothing but admiration for the solidarity and toughness demonstrated by members.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU president. - Updated

November 2, 2010

4% offer over three years unacceptable to 2,000 SGEU members across Saskatchewan.

November 2, 2010

'I am pleased the employer recognized the need for a fair offer.' - Joan Jessome.

November 2, 2010

Proposed new agreement reached with the help of a provincially-appointed mediator.

November 1, 2010

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

October 12, 2010

'The tentative contract failed to address the issues that matter most to our members which include respect and fairness in the workplace.'

October 12, 2010

'We deserve a fair wage increase.' - bargaining committee chairperson Tracey Kurtenbach.

October 4, 2010


'The bargaining team pushed the employer very hard and they understood our members weren’t going to buckle under.'