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Canadian Union of Public Employees
With 570,000 members across Canada, CUPE represents workers in health care, education, municipalities, libraries, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services and airlines.
CUPE stands with Toyota workers
February 17, 2014
Toyota workers know they deserve fair wages, and a safe and healthy workplace. They know what their jobs mean for their communities, and they want to protect them.
Federal Budget 2014: No help, all hurt for Canadian workers
February 12, 2014
Cutting public services to pay for a surplus is hurting Canadians and not spurring any meaningful economic growth.
2014 federal budget
Income splitting: Helping the rich get richer
January 20, 2014
Income splitting is terrible policy that would have negative economic impacts. It provides little for parents who need help, while lining the pockets of those who don't.
CUPE marks the National day of Remembrance and Action to end Violence against Women
December 6, 2013
CUPE urges the federal government to carry out a national public inquiry into missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls, and implement a national action plan to end violence against women.
missing and murdered aboriginal women
international day for the elimination of violence against women
On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, activists rally to end waiting lists and underfunding of developmental services
December 4, 2013
A delegation of development services activists marked International Day of Persons with Disabilities, holding a rally at the constituency office of the Minister of Community and Social Services.
International day of persons with disabilities
Harper cuts $8.2 billion for Ontario health care to spend a possible $100 billion on warships, announces tax cuts
November 27, 2013
Federal Conservatives said they could spend in excess of $100 billion on warships and will again cut corporate taxes, while standing firm on removing $8.2 billion in health-care funding for Ontario.
CUPE marks the Transgender Day of Remembrance
November 20, 2013
November 20 is a day to remember those killed because of the hatred or fear of transgender people.
Voice your concerns: Tell your MP not to gamble with passenger safety
November 13, 2013
Do you believe that it's unacceptable to compromise safety for passengers on Canada's airlines?
CETA: Corporations in the loop, Canadians in the dark
October 30, 2013
Throughout negotiations, leaked documents have shown the dangers the deal poses to public services, local governments and the environment.
Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
CBC News ‘Reality Check’ on healthcare superboard confirms what unions have been saying
September 25, 2013
CBC Nova Scotia’s ‘Reality Check’ series on the Nova Scotia provincial election confirms what CUPE has been saying all along – there won’t be any savings from a healthcare superboard.
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