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OCTOBER 28, 2010

October 26 rally to support hotel workers

VANCOUVER— HEU will co-host a Lower Mainland rally in support of hotel workers. Delegates attending HEU’s 27th biennial convention next...

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OCTOBER 28, 2010

Premier’s quarter-million dollar infomercial falls flat

BURNABY—Premier Gordon Campbell’s $240,000, 23-minute primetime televised address last night shows the premier has no real understanding of why the...

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OCTOBER 27, 2010

OH&S Conference delegates focus on respectful workplaces

VANCOUVER—Delegates focused on the theme “Respectful Workplaces – we all have a role in health and safety” at CUPE BC’s...

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OCTOBER 26, 2010

CUPE NATIONAL HEALTH CARE MEETING: October 20–22 in Victoria

CUPE National Health Care Meeting will take place from October 20 - 22, 2010 at the Victoria Conference Centre in...

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OCTOBER 25, 2010

Wearing purple to support LGBT youth

BURNABY—CUPE BC secretary-treasurer Mark Hancock and staff members at BC regional office wore purple yesterday, in honour of Tyler Clementi...

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OCTOBER 22, 2010

Memorial service for fallen Tofino paramedics set for November 6, statement from family

BURNABY—Memorial arrangements have been finalized for Jo-Ann Fuller and Ivan Polivka, the two Tofino ambulance paramedics who were killed in...

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OCTOBER 20, 2010

School trustees should advocate for better education funding - poll

BURNABY—An Angus Reid survey shows that 75 per cent of B.C. residents believe that public education in the province is...

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OCTOBER 20, 2010

Budget 2011 should support the vulnerable, raise minimum wage – CUPE BC

BURNABY—An immediate increase to the lowest minimum wage in the country, a modest increase in corporate taxation, increased investment in...

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OCTOBER 19, 2010

Ambulance paramedics president's statement on tragic accident involving paramedics

RICHMOND – CUPE Local 873 (Ambulance Paramedics) President John Strohmaier today issued the following statement upon learning of the tragic...