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September 28, 2010

9.5% in wage increases over four years but frustrations with SAHO remain.

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 26, 2010

'We haven’t received a wage increase in eight years and we’re fed up.' - Laura Webster.

September 23, 2010

'There will be a less safe environment in Canadian penitentiaries.' - Howard Sapers.

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.

September 20, 2010

'A bit of progress was made on some issues, but not anywhere near the kind of movement we need to see.'

September 19, 2010

SEIU case sets precedent for long queue of similar cases pending across Ontario.

September 16, 2010

Employees fighting freeze say money saved in wages would be scooped up by long-term care executives and private shareholders.