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March 29, 2016

MGEU/NUPGE members vote in favour of tentative agreement.

March 24, 2016

MGEU members negotiate improvements to wages, health benefits and job security.

March 18, 2016

As the first law of its kind in Canada, Bill 8 establishes protection in the form of guaranteed paid job leave for victims of domestic violence who are dealing with the effects of abuse and need to take time off from work.

March 17, 2016

Tax fairness and support for public services part of fiscal update. 

March 7, 2016

"If we were to privatize this important public asset, hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue for public services like health care, education, and programs for families would be lost." — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

March 3, 2016

Ratification vote will be held in March.

March 2, 2016

New four-year agreement provides improvements to working conditions.

February 23, 2016

"Victims of domestic violence struggle with its effects in every aspect of their life and those issues follow victims to their jobs every single day. We all need to be part of the solution in helping victims." — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

February 9, 2016

"From 1999 to 2015, businesses have saved $3.8 billion cumulatively in Manitoba taxes. If anything has tied the hands of provincial policy-makers and eroded Manitoba’s fiscal flexibility, it is these unsustainable tax cuts." — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

February 5, 2016

“After receiving a devastating diagnosis, and then having to leave home, a patient’s stay at A Port in a Storm means they don’t have to sweat the small stuff and can focus on healing.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President