Presidents Message
Mark Hancock

Mark Hancock,
President, CUPE BC

Convention to set stage for political action heading into local elections

Welcome to the Convention 2014 edition of the Public Employee. You’ll notice a new look and a new logo for our union as we close the book on our 50th anniversary and begin the second half of CUPE BC’s more...
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Recent News

April 14, 2014
WHITE ROCK – Workers in the City of White Rock took another step toward job action today, as essential service levels in the event of a strike or lockout were finalized. Following two days of mediation
April 12, 2014
VANCOUVER - Close to 100 delegates attended the economic breakfast at CUPE BC Convention Friday morning.   “The Conservativesclaim Canada’s economy and job market are outperforming other
April 11, 2014
VANCOUVER - Kathleen Monk, senior advisor from the Broadbent Institute, told delegates that we must be fearless in our fight against a well-organized and well-funded right wing that wants to reshape Canada.
April 11, 2014
VANCOUVER - Employers who failed to follow a fair and negotiated process to transition employees to a 37.5 hour work week will have to start over, according to an arbitrator's ruling issued this week.