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May 17, 2016

This new collective agreement achieves 8 of the 11 priorities HSABC's RPNs set for bargaining.

April 7, 2016

HSABC/NUPGE members to vote on agreement in the coming days. 

March 2, 2016

New four-year agreement provides improvements to working conditions.

February 26, 2016

"Getting these three deals finalized is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our bargaining teams. We're glad we can move forward with these contracts in place." — NBU President Susie Proulx-Daigle

February 12, 2016

PEIUPSE/NUPGE members at three workplaces will see improvements to the working conditions as they ratify collective agreements.

January 25, 2016

Members "want to have a chance to negotiate with their employer, have their issues heard, and vote on an agreement that hasn’t been dictated to them by Premier McNeil." — Joan Jessome, NSGEU President

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.

January 14, 2016

NSGEU/NUPGE is optimistic that the strong collective message members have sent will help in the next step of bargaining. 

January 11, 2016

"We want to be part of a constructive dialogue with the government on ways to ease this crisis and ensure the safety of the public, correctional staff, and inmates.” — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

January 6, 2016

Our members are determined to be treated fairly, and will take whatever action is called for, up to and including going on strike. It’s certainly safer than going in to work.” — Tom O'Neill, OPSEU corrections bargaining team chair