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July 12, 2019

"We believe that this decision sends a strong message to other employers in Nova Scotia and are hopeful that this employer will finally take staff safety concerns seriously." — Jason MacLean, NSGEU President

April 30, 2018

This decision is likely to set a precedent for other bargaining units affected by essential services legislation.

June 17, 2016

“To every part-time support staff worker in every college, I say, ‘It’s taken half a century to make this vote happen. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by.’” — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

April 13, 2016

"The B.C. Nurses' Union leadership has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars trying to wrestle members out of other unions. iI's hurting the relationship between health care professionals and it's wasting the dues provided by hard-working nurses." —  Val Avery, President of HSABC

January 18, 2016

As it stands now, New Brunswick effectively forces new unions to strike when employers are not coming to the table in a meaningful way.