wages

December 20, 2017

"They’ve chosen OPSEU/NUPGE because it’s the union best equipped to defend and advance the interests of mental health workers who, in turn, give their all to equip vulnerable individuals with the means to participate fully in the community." — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

December 7, 2017

"Our members' patience and commitment to the union's fight for a better deal were key to getting this deal." — Jason MacLean, NSGEU President

November 24, 2017

“When working people . . . say what they need, they have the power to get it. Bill 148 is a significant step forward for workers’ rights, and I think every union, community group, and individual who helped make it happen should take a bow.” — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

November 23, 2017

 "The rising cost of housing is forcing many to leave their communities, while others are leaving the province altogether. We need to do something before our communities are hollowed out." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President

November 3, 2017

“Our goal will be to make sure politicians cannot claim ignorance when confronted with the appalling damage cutting community service funding has done.” — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

November 2, 2017

According to NAPE President Jerry Earle, the agreement includes increases in wages as well as several improvements in contract language.

October 27, 2017

This group of LifeLabs professionals is the first in Ontario to be unionized.

October 24, 2017

"From the very beginning, our partnership has been united against this unfair, unconstitutional bill — a bill that undermines the collective bargaining rights of thousands of working Manitobans.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

October 23, 2017

According to Jerry Earle, NAPE President, the tentative agreement includes increases in wages as well as improvements in contract language.

October 18, 2017

MGEU/NUPGE members have new agreement with improvements from the interest arbitration decision awarded in July.