Bargaining

Bargaining updates from CUPE BC's 170 locals.

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 17, 2012

Progress continues on CUPE K-12 bargaining

BURNABY– In December, the Canadian Union of Public Employees, representing 26,000 members in B.C.’s public school system, reached a tentative...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 14, 2012

Community Health negotiations slowed by employers’ lack of preparation

BURNABY—Unions in the Community Bargaining Association (CBA) are disappointed by the pace of talks so far with the Health Employers...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 10, 2012

Workers in Community Health begin tabling bargaining proposals

CUPE Health Care Workers began bargaining last week, joined by over 13,000 workers employed in the Community Health sector. Talks...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 7, 2012

Delegates call for a new ‘workers mandate’

RICHMOND—CUPE’s B.C. regional strategic bargaining conference wrapped up on February 3 with delegates determined to work more closely across CUPE...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 6, 2012

Sectors meet to shape bargaining priorities

RICHMOND—CUPE’s B.C. regional bargaining strategies conference continued on Thursday with delegates separating into provincial and locally-funded sectors—and then into individual...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 2, 2012

Bargaining issues workshops tackle barriers, explore solutions

 RICHMOND—For Day One of CUPE’s regional bargaining strategies conference, delegates attended four of a possible nine workshops on various issues...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 2, 2012

High public esteem helps us at the table: Barry O’Neill

RICHMOND—CUPE has come a long way in its embrace of strategic, coordinated bargaining across sectors and unions, CUPE BC president...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 2, 2012

United front more important than ever: Paul Moist

RICHMOND—Thanks to the growing income gap between the richest and poorest citizens, and relentless labour-bashing by the federal Conservative and...

Bargaining
JANUARY 31, 2012

Provincial bargaining strategies conference to bridge CUPE sectors

RICHMOND—CUPE Regional’s first provincial bargaining strategies conference in three years kicks off this week (January 31-February 3), with about 260...