CUPE work on Capital project saves taxpayers $400,000

GRAND FORKS—Two years ago, CUPE 4728 municipal workers played a key role in the recovery effort for this West Kootenays community in the aftermath of catastrophic floods. More recently, the Local’s work has helped restore local public infrastructure while saving the City hundreds of thousands of dollars. Last summer, CUPE 4728 members embarked on a […]

Budget 2020 continues shifting of government priorities from a focus on big corporations and the wealthy to building an economy that works for everyone—CUPE BC

VICTORIA—Today’s provincial budget continues the BC NDP government’s successful work in building an economy that benefits everyone and creates more opportunities for working people to build better lives, CUPE BC President Paul Faoro said today. “We’re very happy to see that under this government, the richest British Columbians—the 1 percent—will pay a little more to […]