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June 4, 2015

Hamilton postal workers were informed on June 2 by Canada Post managers that no new date for the end of door-to-door delivery would be scheduled at this time.

May 27, 2015

“To change these cuts, we need to change this government. The Harper government is driving the postal train wreck and it needs to stop before more people lose their services.” — Mike Palecek, CUPW National President

May 19, 2015

Support continues to grow for continued door-to-door postal delivery.

May 14, 2015

“Not only will these valuable public services be lost but Bridgewater and its economy will be hurt by the loss of these good jobs as this government continues to cut and centralize services." — Joan Jessome, NSGEU President

May 4, 2015

A new report by the Public Services Foundation of Canada shows that our provincial jails are chronically overcrowded, with terrible consequences for all of us

April 16, 2015

Instead of accepting even more cutbacks, Public Interest Alberta is urging citizens to use the opportunity of this important election to advocate for these priorities for change, which will result in stronger community services supported by more equitable taxation policies.

April 15, 2015

Loss of public services and good jobs spark protests in Nova Scotia.

April 13, 2015

"Manitobans have sent a very clear message that acting to protect the services families depend on is at the top of the list by a significant margin." — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

March 27, 2015

NSGEU/NUPGE is running radio ads to help inform Nova Scotians what is at stake with the government's cuts to public services. 

March 25, 2015

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