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December 1, 2016 - 12:00am •
Minister Judy Foote has admitted that 700 compensation advisors should not have been laid off before the Phoenix launch, saying savings were sought at the expense of employees.
November 25, 2016 - 2:18pm •
PSAC is taking the ongoing campaign to ban asbestos directly to the Prime Minister.
November 23, 2016 - 2:15pm •
There's been a lot of buzz and backlash since the Liberal federal government announced the closure of the Vegreville service centre. Below is a sample of the recent media coverage.
November 18, 2016 - 7:18pm •
An article about the closure of the service centre in Vegreville published in labour publication Rank and File. The article was written by Crystal Warner, Deputy Trustee for the Canada Employment and Immigration Union (CEIU), BC/Yukon.
November 18, 2016 - 12:00am •
On November 16, the government provided an update on the Phoenix pay system. We learned that there are still a lot of problems to deal with.
November 17, 2016 - 12:54pm •
NDP MP Sheri Benson has introduced a private member’s bill, C-321, to ban the import, export and manufacturing of asbestos and use the Canadian Environmental Protection Act to protect workers’ health.
November 3, 2016 - 12:00am •
We, the undersigned, residents of Vegreville, call upon the House of Commons to identify other solutions to fix whatever problems are occurring at the CPC Vegreville, as it is one of the main employer in our town. If you wish to sign this petition, please provide the required information in the fields below. Your personal information will not be made public.
November 2, 2016 - 12:00am •
PSAC National President Robyn Benson is calling on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Minister John McCallum to rescind the plan to close a case processing centre in Vegreville, Alberta.
October 28, 2016 - 1:13pm •
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada employees at the Case Processing Centre were shocked to learn on Thurs. October 27th that the Federal government plans to close their processing Centre in Vegreville and relocate it to Edmonton by the end of 2018. 
September 30, 2016 - 3:45pm •
After many weeks of no response, on Friday September 20th UCTE RVP Teresa Eschuk and PSAC REVP Marianne Hladun had a teleconference with Minister Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development. Minister Bains was in Churchill, Manitoba to announce a $4.6 million investment in both short and long-term economic development for the community. 


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