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APRIL 30, 2010

CUPE BC Convention: News from the floor

Politics was the order of the day on the convention floor. Federal NDP leader Jack Layton slammed Harper and the...

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APRIL 30, 2010

Fewer ambulances, paramedics

RICHMOND—The provincial government’s latest move to “fix” ambulance services in the Lower Mainland is to cut the number of ambulances...

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APRIL 30, 2010

April 28 ‘Day of Disrespect’ in Penticton

PENTICTON—CUPE 608 members, Penticton municipal workers, were shocked by the layoff of five workers on April 28, the Day of...

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APRIL 29, 2010

CUPE Local 1936 members support merger

BURNABY—Today’s announcement that CUPE-signatory employer Gateway Society Services for Persons with Autism and Health Sciences Association-signatory employer Peace Arch Society...

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APRIL 29, 2010

CUPE members renew pledge to fight for safer workplaces

O’Neill calls for an end to ‘near misses’ as Day of Mourning events held throughout B.C.SURREY—CUPE BC president Barry O’Neill...

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APRIL 26, 2010

Forum draws community interest

VANCOUVER—More than 75 people attended a forum Saturday afternoon about Haiti after the earthquake. The forum was organized by CUPE...

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APRIL 26, 2010

Haitian labour leader calls for more solidarity, less charity, in relief efforts

CUPE pledges $20,000, continued commitment to reconstructionVANCOUVER—Haitian labour leader Dukens Raphael stirred delegates on the final day of CUPE BC’s...

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APRIL 24, 2010

Convention sets priorities for the coming year

VANCOUVER—At CUPE BC's 47th annual Convention, delegates debated and passed more than 50 resolutions to guide activities in the coming year...

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APRIL 24, 2010

2010 Communications Awards

VANCOUVER — CUPE BC’s Technology and Communications Committee had some tough choices to make choosing this year’s Communication Award winners....