“Mr. O’Leary’s wilful promotion of contempt and hatred towards unions reflects a viewpoint that has often ended in violence perpetrated against union members and leaders around the world.”
The election signals an opportunity to rebuild public services after years of neglect and public sector job losses.
"It’s really regrettable that management has slammed the door shut on the prospect that the two sides can get together and work out an agreement."
We are prepared to return to negotiations at any time and anywhere management wants to meet provided they return with a fresh approach and a determination to reach a settlement.
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OPSEU's Dan Sidsworth said the ombudsman's investigation must take into account a range of ancillary issues affecting conditions that correctional officers face each day.
Programs helping businesses, protecting consumers and supporting adults with developmental disabilities will be hit hardest in this first wave of cuts.
Starting this summer, Premier Dalton McGuinty will eliminate 1,900 vital public service jobs. If elected, Conservative Leader Tim Hudak will cut even more jobs and privatize services.
That CUPW finds itself in the position of withdrawing its labour because of management’s failure to bargain seriously is an all-too-familiar story for working people in Canada.
Tory times are tough times. Tough times for Canadian families; hundreds of thousands of whom have lost their primary supporting jobs.
Ontario Finance Minister Dwight Duncan’s new budget ignores key realities about public services and the hard reality of life for millions of Ontarians.