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August 20, 2015 |
OSSTF/FEESO is pleased to report that a tentative agreement has been reached at the Teacher/Occasional Teacher central bargaining table with the Government of Ontario and the OPSBA.
August 14, 2015 |
"The sheer size of the proposed Energy East pipeline means a spill threatens to be the largest Canada has ever seen."
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July 29, 2015 |
Even though privatization was clearly in the planning stages, the provincial Liberals made no mention of it during the last election.

Pan Am Games over-spending billions, but it's okay 'cause it's public money

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If a group constructing a massive project for you set a budget of $1.4 billion, but later came back and said they were spending $2.5 billion, what would you do? Normally you would probably throw the whole team out the door, and perhaps sue them for the $1.1-billion overrun.

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We need to keep Hydro One in public hands

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Undeniably, climate change is one of the greatest threats facing humanity. And nobody can dispute that Canada, once a leader in the fight to protect our environment, has become a global laughing stock to the ever-growing numbers of people around the world who understand action is needed.

We also know from poll after poll, that solving the climate crisis is a high priority for Canadians. So, why this rift between public will and political action?

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June 24, 2015 |
RBC and Scotiabank will be paid up to $270 million in public funds for selling off 60 per cent of Hydro One.

New labour legislation needed to deal with precarious work: Let the consultations begin!

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This week the Ontario Ministry of Labour initiated a series of public consultations on the changing nature of the modern workplace. 

The consultations are part of the Changing Workplace Review, which will consider how Ontario's current labour legislations could be reformed to support people in 'non-standard jobs,' meaning part-time, temporary or independent contract work. 

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