A bus will be running on a continuous loop from the NSGEU Office to the Legislature from 10:30 a.m. until late. Watch this site for Friday’s schedule.
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There is a very good chance that the Liberal government will pass Bill 1, legislation that will take away 24,000 health care workers’ right to choose their union and vote on a collective agreement, into law tomorrow (Thursday, October 2nd) or Friday at the very latest. This means, tomorrow is your last chance to show […]
A bus will be running on a continuous loop from the NSGEU Office to the Legislature until late. If we decide to have the bus run all night we will post it here. Watch this site for Thursday’s schedule.
Nova Scotia House of Assembly Bill No. 1 An Act to provide for Health Authorities and Community Health Boards Submissions of Raymond F. Larkin, Q.C. to the Law Amendments Committee October 1, 2014 Bill 1 will result in a labour relations disaster in the Acute Care Sector in Nova Scotia. It will lead to years […]
President Joan Jessome was on talk radio this morning, explaining how Bill 1 is going to take away your democratic rights. If you didn’t hear the interview, you can listen here: http://www.news957.com/2014/10/01/the-rick-howe-show-9-am-221/ Also, Larry Brown, Secretary-Treasurer for the National Union of Public and General Employees, gives a national perspective on new plans to deal with […]
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 Liberals Attempting to Cut Off Law Amendments Health care workers who are trying to have their names added to the speakers’ list for Law Amendments to voice their concerns about Bill 1 are being told that Law Amendments may be cut off at 7 p.m. today, giving them no opportunity to […]
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 Statement from NSGEU President Joan Jessome For the last 30 years, health care workers in Nova Scotia could choose their own union and bargain their own agreements. Next week, employers will help pick the health workers’ union and their benefits. And the process must ensure the most harmonious union is chosen. […]
Tonight (Tuesday, September 30th) the NSGEU is hosting an emergency meeting for all health care workers and their supporters at the World Trade & Convention Centre (1800 Argyle Street, Room 100) starting at 7:30 p.m. With Bill 1, this government is taking away the democratic right of workers who are affected by health care restructuring. […]