OPSEU opposes government’s termination of Colleges Task Force

“It’s important to point out that the task force was ordered by Arbitrator William Kaplan in his award after the strike in 2017, making this markedly different than some of the decisions of the previous Liberal government that have been terminated or put on hold.” — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

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Judge delivers decision on injunction against Manitoba's Bill 28

“Even though we wanted a different outcome, we remain confident in our position as we move forward with the constitutional challenge.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

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50 years strong with NSGEU

“I wouldn’t have a job without the union. They helped get my position sorted out when amalgamation took place. It took a year, but in the end it was all worth it.” — Sheldon Bisson, NSGEU member celebrating 50 years on the job

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OPSEU members are heroes combatting raging forest fires

“We owe each and every one of them a tremendous debt of gratitude. I could not be more proud of our members on the frontlines as they continue to face down the fires and protect our province.” — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

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Judge quashes politically motivated CRA audits

“The courts have accomplished something the Liberal government promised but didn’t deliver, ending the politically motivated Harper-era audits on progressive charities.” — Larry Brown, NUPGE President   

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Orthopaedic Technologists at Markham Stouffville Hospital unanimously choose OPSEU

“It’s more important now than ever to have union representation, and OPSEU/NUPGE is absolutely the union of choice for allied health professionals working in Ontario.” — Sara Labelle, OPSEU Region 3, Regional Vice-President and Chair of OPSEU’s Hospital Professionals Division

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NSGEU welcomes new members from Island Employment Association

These members help people find a job or explore career possibilities, as well as help people access government-sponsored programs that assist with employment, training, and supports.

Halifax (18 July 2018) — The Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU/NUPGE) is pleased to welcome its newest members who are employees of the Island Employment Association. They work as career practitioners, career counsellors, job developers, employment support practitioners, IT technicians, information resource specialists, and project managers.

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Tentative agreement reached for BCGEU public service workers

The Public Service Bargaining Committee is recommending that members vote in favour of the agreement.

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Support Owen Sound strikers on social media

Help striking health care workers in Owen Sound. Send a message on social media to help get the employer back to the negotiating table. 

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BC Liberal foot-dragging on whistle-blower protection aided casino money laundering

Casino workers deserve adequate employment protection, security and training to identify and report suspicious activities. They also need the recommendations in the Dirty Money report that impact their work to be implemented.

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