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PSAC and Treasury Board sign collective agreements for PA, EB, TC and SV

  After much delay on the part of the employer, Treasury Board and PSAC have finally signed collective agreements for the PA, EB, TC and SV bargaining units. This is the result of significant pressure from our union. These agreements, which cover over 85,000 workers in the federal public service, were ratified by the membership in April. Since then, PSAC [...]

PSAC and Treasury Board sign collective agreements for PA, EB, TC and SV2017-06-15T09:40:55+00:00

Membership in Good Standing

  Due to a Phoenix pay system problem, members who ought to be in good standing have been rendered not in good standing because their dues have abruptly stopped (despite their continued employment). Unfortunately, it is impossible for Membership Administration to determine if dues have stopped due to a Phoenix glitch or if the member is on leave, retired, etc. [...]

Membership in Good Standing2017-06-08T13:23:27+00:00

National Aboriginal Day: Setting the stage for a different narrative

  “When the school is on the reserve the child lives with its parents, who are savages; he is surrounded by savages. […] Indian children should be withdrawn as much as possible from the parental influence.” Canada’s first prime minister Sir John A. Macdonald, in 1883 This summer, Canadians across the country will celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Publicly [...]

National Aboriginal Day: Setting the stage for a different narrative2017-06-01T14:25:04+00:00

2017 GSU Bursaries: Bonnie Robichaud, A.F. Wood, Jim Williams, PSAC Scholarships and GSU and PSAC Honours and Awards

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2017 GSU Bursaries: Bonnie Robichaud, A.F. Wood, Jim Williams, PSAC Scholarships and GSU and PSAC Honours and Awards2017-05-18T15:10:39+00:00

May 5: Protest Against Anti-Pension Bill C-27

As you know, Bill C-27 will allow employers to retroactively convert secure defined benefit pension plans to high-risk target-benefit plans for current employees as well as retirees. Despite heavy lobbying by the labour movement, led by the Canadian Labour Congress, over the last few months, the Trudeau government continues to pursue passage of this bill. This is particularly shocking, given [...]

May 5: Protest Against Anti-Pension Bill C-272017-05-02T14:51:00+00:00

National Day of Mourning: The fight for safe workplaces continues

  Sister Gisele Weigartshofer, Treasurer, laid the wreath on behalf of GSU Local 80052. NVP Lori Walton and RVP Kelly Bush Brother Francis MacArthur     The National Day of Mourning, held on April 28, was established to remember those who have lost their lives, or suffered injury or illness on the job. It [...]

National Day of Mourning: The fight for safe workplaces continues2017-05-01T13:12:24+00:00

GSU Attendees at the PSAC Human Rights Conference March 25-26, 2017

(L-R) (G-D) Daniel Charron (70024), Michele Parent (10161), Lori Walton (NVP), Shirley Taylor (70013), Francois Zarraga (70019), Debbie Thomas (70013), Meghan Cainey (80052), Donna Lackie (GSU National President), Kelly Bush (RVP), Michel Tondreau (70019), Stephen Torng (20008), Linda Harding (20008), Shanny Doucet (60018)

GSU Attendees at the PSAC Human Rights Conference March 25-26, 20172017-04-05T08:04:34+00:00
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