'We have achieved significant improvements.' - George Heyman
Liquor Store Workers
"If there is a settlement in sight, we’ll know this week." - George Heyman
Narrow inquiry fuels hidden agenda of corporate interests seeking privatization
Balloting across province over the next three weeks
Report recommending the privatization of beer and wine sales would not serve the best interests of the people of Ontario.
NSGEU/NUPGE says that keeping good unionized jobs in rural Nova Scotia, and keeping the sale and distribution of alcohol out of private hands, are important to all of us.
The British Columbia Government and Service Employees' Union is encouraging people to buy their wine, beer, and spirits at publicly owned liquor stores where they enjoy better selection and lower prices.
“We welcome the modernization of BC’s liquor laws,” says BCGEU President Darryl Walker. “But there are more questions than answers in this announcement and we expect more discussion with the ministry and the Liquor Distribution Branch as these reforms unfold.”
"The government should be doing everything in its power to save lives and promoting agency store expansion is not one of them.” — Debbie Bovyer, PEIUPSE President.