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June 18, 2014 - 12:00am •
To mark the first contributions made to the unemployment insurance fund more than 73 years ago (July 1, 1941), the Public Service Alliance of Canada is launching “Employment Insurance in Canada: Hitting Rock Bottom”, a short animated video on the decline of the EI program over the last 25 years.
June 16, 2014 - 12:00am •
Marianne Hladun submitted the following letter regarding National Public Service Week to the Winnipeg Free Press.
June 12, 2014 - 12:00am •
Share this new video featuring PSAC members shining light on cuts to public services and stand together with PSAC members and concerned Canadians to denounce public service cuts. Our future depends on it.
May 31, 2014 - 2:34pm •
PSAC is calling on our members to boycott National Public Service Week for the third year. It’s important that we do not participate in events that claim to “honour” workers while simultaneously slashing jobs and forcing us into bargaining.
May 29, 2014 - 12:00am •
This government has cut billions of dollars from public services and thousands of federal government jobs. These cuts are putting public services and public safety on the line. Harper’s shameful record is a resounding failure.
May 28, 2014 - 1:45pm •
The following flow charts are meant to assist members in understanding how the bargaining process has changed due to Bill C-4, especially with respect to essential services. Each chart follows the same template but is marked with an expiry date unique to the corresponding collective agreement. These charts were developed for the National Bargaining Conference and are also being distributed at multi-local meetings throughout the Prairies.
May 20, 2014 - 2:41pm •
In the next video from the award-winning Prairies Video Project, members share stories about how their union has helped them in the workplace.Whether it be working with members through the grievance process or assisting with the duty to accommodate, PSAC members know their union is there for them.Michelle Hazzard (USGE) is one of the members who appears in this video. She shares her struggle with harrassment in the workplace and how her union helped her.
May 8, 2014 - 5:53pm •
On April 30, 2014, the PSAC Prairie Region hosted a live and interactive telephone town hall. Nearly 4,000 members throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba participated in the one-hour call to discuss important information about the attack on sick leave.
May 7, 2014 - 12:00am •
PSAC will hold multi-local meetings at regional offices throughout May and June to provide information on collective bargaining and strategies, which include:
May 6, 2014 - 12:00am •
PSAC collected several awards at the Canadian Association of Labour Media (CALM) Awards this past weekend, with the PSAC Prairie Region taking home the award for "Best narrative video, or video series documentary" and honourable mention for "Best photograph".


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