Commentary
MAY 16, 2017

We voted for change—now what will it look like?

For once the pollsters were right—they all called for a close election finish, and that’s what the voters delivered. The...

News
MAY 15, 2017

Custodian survey: preliminary results show B.C. schools ‘in a mess’

BURNABY – Preliminary results from a survey of CUPE custodians throughout B.C. indicate that a startling number of janitors—55.4 per...

News
MAY 3, 2017

CUPE BC continues strong advocacy for public library services through BCLA participation

VANCOUVER – CUPE BC, CUPE BC’s library committee and many CUPE library workers from around the province participated yet again...

News
MAY 1, 2017

Pacific Blue Cross workers file 72-hour strike notice

BURNABY—CUPE Local 1816, representing more than 600 employees of the benefits provider Pacific Blue Cross (PBC), filed 72-hour strike notice...

News
APRIL 29, 2017

54th Annual Convention delegates head home after productive and inspiring 4 days

VICTORIA—CUPE BC’s 54th annual Convention wrapped up in Victoria today, with delegates electing a new Executive Board (including two new...

News
APRIL 29, 2017

Frank Lee elected DVP, wins disability award

VICTORIA—CUPE 1004 Secretary-Treasurer Frank Lee is the inaugural recipient of CUPE BC’s Disability Award for outstanding activism on behalf of...

News
APRIL 29, 2017

CUPE BC Convention elects new Executive Board for 2017-2019

VICTORIA—Delegates to CUPE BC’s 54th annual convention today elected a new Executive Board to lead the union for the next...