Transit plebiscite telephone town hall well attended

<p><strong>BURNABY</strong> – CUPE BC held a telephone town hall earlier this week as part of its campaign in support of a Yes vote in Metro Vancouver’s transportation and transit plebiscite, giving thousands of CUPE members in the region an opportunity to hear about the plan directly from Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, as well as Paul Moist, national president of CUPE.</p>

Contract faculty ratify collective agreement with University of Toronto

<p><em>As Unit 3 settles, CUPE 3902 calls on U of T administration to “sit down and get the job done with Unit 1”</em></p>
<p><strong>TORONTO</strong> – Contract faculty at the University of Toronto, members of Unit 3, Local 3902 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 3902-3) have ratified a new three-year collective agreement.</p>
<p>Voting took place from March 2 to March 10, with 76.8 per cent of those casting ballots voting in favour of accepting the agreement.</p>

NEB resolution: Conservative spy bill threat to civil liberties and democratic freedom

<p>CUPE is voicing strong opposition to Bill C-51 and the threats to the civil liberties and democratic freedoms of all people living in Canada the proposed law poses.</p>
<p>CUPE’s National Executive Board passed a resolution pledging to work with the NDP and civil societies in opposing th<a name="_GoBack"></a>e Bill, and to reach out to communities and organizations that are made vulnerable by the Bill.</p>

Will Brock University invest in their own workers or cause a service disruption?

<p align="left">Front-line Brock University workers, represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), are urging Brock’s administration to invest in their English as a Second Language (ESL) instructors, as both parties head back to the bargaining table on Saturday, March 14, to avert a service disruption which could happen as early as 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17.</p>

Contract faculty ratify collective agreement with University of Toronto

<p><em>As Unit 3 settles, CUPE 3902 calls on U of T administration to “sit down and get the job done with Unit 1”</em></p>
<p><strong>TORONTO</strong> – Contract faculty at the University of Toronto, members of Unit 3, Local 3902 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 3902-3) have ratified a new three-year collective agreement.</p>
<p>Voting took place from March 2 to March 10, with 76.8 per cent of those casting ballots voting in favour of accepting the agreement.</p>

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