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May 28, 2019

"The message is strong – casino workers feel they belong in our union." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President.

October 17, 2018

A website has been established so that people can send the strikers a message of solidarity and support.

September 17, 2018

BCGEU/NUPGE cites lack of transparency as reason for breakdown in talks.

August 27, 2018

The alleged incidents range in seriousness from failing to comply with regulations around ID'ing patrons to failing to identify what would normally be flagged as suspicious behaviour possibly related to money-laundering.

July 9, 2018

Workers in Kamloops, Kelowna, Vernon and Penticton will walk off the job on June 29.

June 26, 2018

"This truly is a ground-breaking deal that will help achieve fairness for casino workers across the industry." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President

June 11, 2018

An astounding 93.1 per cent vote in favour of strike action.

May 14, 2018

Strike kicks off with rally at Hard Rock.

February 9, 2018

An astounding 99.5 per cent vote in favour of strike action.

September 29, 2017

"Today's result is another example of the important role unions play in fighting for workers' rights in today's economy and family-supporting jobs." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President