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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics support executive, return incumbents

RICHMOND—CUPE 873, Ambulance Paramedics of BC, gave a strong endorsement to their Executive Committee by returning all incumbents.“This is a...

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APRIL 14, 2010

BC Liberals’ spending and tax cuts ‘a costly mistake’

Pre-budget submission by CUPE BC calls on gov’t to restore funding for public servicesBURNABY—The BC Liberal government’s decision to cut...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Taxpayers and elected officials overdue to talk about sewage treatment business case

VICTORIA – It’s past time for some public discussion about how sewage treatment will be financed and managed.A report to...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics point to Olympic disparity

WHISTLER – Unlike many B.C. residents, visiting Olympic athletes get more than a skeleton crew when it comes to ambulance...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Joel Bakan urges CUPE to keep protecting public education

VANCOUVER – Conference participants were on their feet more than once during the opening night of CUPE BC’s Champions for...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Kids to visit city hall, public library on CUPE 23’s dime

Subsidized field trip to raise awareness about high cost of transit for educational outingsBURNABY— A Grade Five class from Stride...

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APRIL 14, 2010

CUPE-sponsored field trip connects kids to their city hall, public library

BURNABY—A group of 25 underprivileged children from southeast Burnaby had one of their most enjoyable school days ever yesterday, thanks...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics legislation a shameful first

VICTORIA - The B.C. Liberals are legislating the province’s 3,500 striking ambulance paramedics “back to work” with the Ambulance Services...

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APRIL 14, 2010

B.C. citizens take back seat to elite

WHISTLER – B.C.’s 3,500 striking ambulance paramedics say elite Olympics trials are getting priority over emergency services for B.C. residents.The...