'This action demonstrates a complete lack of respect for the hard-working, dedicated staff.'
'There is a commitment from both the union and the government to work together to see that the changes can be implemented in as smooth a way as possible.'
'The bargaining committee was cohesive and supportive throughout. We are pleased that we were able to achieve an agreement.' - Joan Jessome.
'The bargaining association is satisfied that there is forward momentum in negotiations.'
Employees represented by PEIUPSE cast ballots strongly in favor of settlement.
Dozens of events will be held across the province on Friday (Dec. 3) to fight back against the McGuinty government's plan to scapegoat public sector workers.
Eleven MGEU locals across Manitoba vote in favour of ratification.
Demonstrators appeal to outgoing and incoming premiers to step in and resolve the long impasse.
Ratification vote on pay increases and other negotiated contract improvements scheduled for Dec. 11. - Updated.
New Nova Scotia Labour Board will eventually combine the activities of six existing boards and agencies performing labour relations functions.