Due to the provincial funding freeze hospitals are facing extremely challenging budget decisions. That kind of language is a euphemism for more service cuts.
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.
Privatizing paving plant pushes up prices. For a province that is preaching fiscal restraint at every turn, this sure doesn't look good on them.
With this strike, Montreal city workers are protesting the Coderre administration's determination to open the floodgates to subcontracting and privatization.
It's time for the Harper government to scrap recent changes that encourage imports and exports of this dangerous substance.
The Conservatives have run roughshod over the democratic process to force their anti-union, unconstitutional bill through the Senate.
The Conservatives’ announced planned consultations on allowing for voluntary individual contributions to the Canada Pension Plan will not lead to any real help for workers worried about having a secur
Halifax Water continues to use misleading figures in its communication with ratepayers and the public about the current work stoppage.
Claims that public sector workers make significantly more than their private sector counterparts are simply untrue.
The Conservatives' announced planned consultations on allowing for voluntary individual contributions to the Canada Pension Plan will not lead to any real help for workers.
In a cynical, yet typical attempt to court votes with an ethnic community, Prime Minister Stephen Harper welcomed the Philippines' President Benigno Aquino for a cross Canada tour this weekend.