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May 30, 2012

NSGEU/NUPGE members working for VON reach a tentative agreement with the employer.

May 29, 2012

Union activists from across New Brunswick gathered for the Spring Training Session.

May 28, 2012

The union is concerned a provincial Commission will recommend combining ODSP with Ontario Works in its final report in June.

May 24, 2012

Robin Hood and his merry activists take to streets across from Parliament Building in support of the Robin Hood Tax. UPDATED

May 24, 2012

Home support workers on the verge of strike over issues such as hours of work, travel, wages and benefits.

May 23, 2012

According to the Parliamentary Budget Officer, Kevin Page, Old Age Security is sustainable - despite what the Harper government is telling you.

May 22, 2012

“This week is a special time to recognize the life-saving work of the province’s emergency medical services professionals,” stated Furlong

May 21, 2012

Facilities (health) talks resume this week: employers slow to disclose data essential to making progress on key issues

logo for the B.C. Government and Service Employees Union (BCGEU/NUPGE)Vancouver (22 May 2012) - After a scheduled two-week break, negotiations for a new Facilities collective agreement in British Columbia resume.

May 16, 2012

"We are committed to achieving binding arbitration, where outstanding issues are settled by an independent third party." - Trent Edwards, SGEU bargaining committee co-chair.

May 15, 2012

Bargaining for PEI health care workers moves forward.

Charlottetown (16 May 2012) - Negotiations continue toward a new collective agreement between the PEI Union of Public Sector Employees (PEIUPSE/NUPGE) and the Department of Health.