Feb 25, 2010 11:34 PM Health care workers rallied in Regina, demanding that the government get back to the bargaining table and address workplace concerns.
Feb 25, 2010 11:44 AM Compulsory contracting out of homecare services was introduced by the Mike Harris Conservative government in the mid-1990s. Unlike public hospitals, which directly provide health care services, Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) are required to contract out homecare services. This was part of a drive by transnational corporations to skim profits from public health care dollars, a drive that has now moved into other health care sectors. The results have been extremely negative.
Feb 17, 2010 09:44 PM A decision issued today by the Alberta Labour Relations Board denies over 2,000 CUPE members the ability to be represented by the union of their choice.
Feb 9, 2010 04:38 PM A tentative agreement covering more than 48,000 hospital and long-term care workers has been reached between the multi-union Facilities Bargaining Association and B.C.’s health employers.
Feb 1, 2010 12:50 PM More than 7,000 CUPE hospital and school board workers in Nova Scotia have given a big thumbs up to their new contracts.
Jan 30, 2010 12:46 PM CUPE is calling on the Saskatchewan government to get serious about contract negotiations and stop trying to provoke a strike.
Jan 20, 2010 10:55 AM CUPE member and OCHU Secretary-Treasurer Helen Fetterly was recently elected vice-chair of the Board of Trustees for the Hospitals of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP).
Jan 14, 2010 03:45 PM CUPE Nova Scotia President Danny Cavanagh says his union is cautiously optimistic, after being informed today that contract talks for school board and acute care workers will finally resume.
Jan 4, 2010 04:03 PM This television advertisement from the Canadian Union of Public Employees is a reminder that public services are the bedrock of our communities and our country.
Jan 4, 2010 02:19 PM More than 4,000 hospital workers and 3,000 school board workers in Nova Scotia could be facing strike action as early as January 11.Previous 1 ... 19 20 21 22 23 24  26 27 28 29 30 ... 61 Next