“The new government has made a public commitment to keep public services public and to protect them and that’s what our members will be watching for in the budget.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President
NUPGE scholarships are open to the children, grandchildren or foster children of the National Union’s 360,000 members who are starting a post-secondary education.
Hard Rock Casino employees represent the second largest group of casino workers to unionize with the BCGEU/NUPGE in the past six months.
HSABC/NUPGE members apply for professional development awards before June 24.
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas said the board’s decision represented a huge win for the rights of working people to be represented by a union and to be protected against employer intimidation.
Help! My landlord is a tax dodger: awkward times at the CRA.
Member survey identified issues to take to the bargaining table.
Help care for the environment! Join the Highway 10 Clean-up on June 4.
“I look forward to working with this new advisory council and the ministry to bring about overdue and meaningful improvements to our child welfare system, both within MCFD and within delegated Aboriginal agencies,” said President Smith.
“At a time when Premier Stephen McNeil insists we cannot afford cost of living increases for public sector workers we all rely on every day — nurses; education and health care workers; civil servants — it is shocking he is willing to pay one man almost half a million dollars for one round of contract […]