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Superboard Concept Should be Scrapped After Alberta Health Board Firings – NSGEU Press Release June 13, 2013

Halifax:  The Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU) says the recent firings of all 10 board members of the Alberta Health Services Board should lead to the immediate scrapping of the whole idea here. The Union was responding today to the Alberta Minister of Health’s statement on Wednesday. According to NSGEU President Joan […]

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NSGEU Local 66 (RRSS) votes strongly in favour o­­­f strike action to back bargaining demands

Halifax – Members of the Nova Scotia Government & General Employees Union Local 66, Regional Residential Services Society, have delivered a very strong show of support to their bargaining committee, voting 88 per cent in favour of strike action, if necessary, to back their demands. “This should send a loud and clear message to the […]

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NSGEU Local 71, Chignecto-Central Regional School Board, vote 91% in favour of strike action to back their demands.

Halifax- Members of the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union, Local 71, who work for the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board have voted 91% in favor of strike action to support their demands at the bargaining table. The vote was counted in Truro tonight.  Out of 434 votes cast, 396 voted yes. “The employer wants […]

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NSGEU Local 72, Support Staff at Conseil Scolaire Acadien Provincial, Ratify Tentative Agreement

Halifax – Members of NSGEU Local 72, support staff at Conseil Scolaire Acadien Provincial (CSAP), have voted overwhelmingly in favour of their tentative agreement. “The bargaining committee and Chief Negotiator, Joël Michaud, worked diligently to reach a fair agreement with the employer for Local 72 members,” says Joan Jessome, President of the Nova Scotia Government […]

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Local 45 – Université Sainte-Anne Ratifies Tentative Agreement

Halifax – Members of NSGEU Local 45, support staff at Université Sainte- Anne, have voted strongly in favour of their tentative agreement today. “Congratulations to the Bargaining Committee and Chief Negotiator, Tina Webber, who worked hard to reach this agreement with the employer,” says Joan Jessome, President of the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees […]

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Local 79 SMU – Tentative Agreement Reached

March 1, 2013 NSGEU Local 79, Support Staff at Saint Mary’s University, Reach Tentative Agreement Halifax – Members of NSGEU Local 79, support staff at Saint Mary’s University, have reached a tentative agreement. “We are very pleased to have achieved this tentative agreement,” says Joan Jessome, President of the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees […]

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Local 45 – Support Staff at Université Sainte-Anne reach tentative agreement

Halifax – NSGEU Local 45, support staff at Université Sainte-Anne, reach tentative agreement. “We are pleased to have reached a tentative agreement and would like to acknowledge the hard work of our Chief Negotiator, Tina Webber, and the Bargaining Committee,” says Joan Jessome, President of the Nova Scotia Government & General Employees Union.  “I would […]

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