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March 22, 2011

Wisconsin labour activists bring message of inspiration, warning

BURNABY— Speaking to a crowd of more than 100 labour supporters and activists in Burnaby last night, Wisconsin labour activists Betsy Kippers and Marc Norberg shared inspirational stories of the current struggle there to protect collective bargaining rights and the right for public sector workers to join unions. Kippers is Vice President of the Wisconsin Education Association Council, the union that represents teachers, while Norberg is the Assistant to the General President of the Sheet Metal ...

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Bill 21 – Ambulance Services Collective Agreement Act

Nov 05, 2009

After several weeks of relatively dull legislative activity following the September 1 Budget Update, the government made a substantive move in the Legislature more...

Opening of the 39th Parliament

Aug 27, 2009

The first session of the 39th provincial parliament began on August 25. The morning session saw Bill Barisoff returned to the role of Speaker. Lieutenant-Governor more...

Legislative Update

Aug 08, 2009

Following the May 12, 2009 provincial election, a new Cabinet was appointed on June 10, 2009. Nine of the 24 cabinet members are new, including seven who more...

Bill 42 (The BC Elections Amendment Act) – Justice Cole’s Decision

Jun 17, 2009

In his decision released on March 30, 2009, Justice Cole struck down the Third Party spending limits during the 60-day, pre-campaign period set out in more...

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