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Political Action

November 4, 2013 - 12:00am •
Less than a week after reconvening Parliament, the Conservative government introduced Bill C-4, an omnibus budget bill that proposes to radically change our rights as federal public service workers.In addition to putting our lives at risk, this Bill puts every one of our collective agreement provisions in jeopardy.We know that Treasury Board wants to take away our sick leave. We know that the government wants to bring down the costs of its workforce. We also know that Tony Clement has no respect for our work and value that we bring to the public service. 
November 1, 2013 - 12:00am •
(Calgary) November 1, 2013 – As the Conservative Party of Canada gather for their 2013 Policy Convention, the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) is calling on the Conservative government to stop the attack on workers and withdraw changes to federal labour legislation from the Budget Implementation Act that would gut collective bargaining rights and health and safety protections.
October 11, 2013 - 5:42pm •
Crash the Conservative Convention with us as we rally against the Conservative’s impaired judgment and reckless policies.
June 25, 2013 - 11:04am •
So why is Bill C-377 such an atrocious piece of legislation?  Twelve Conservative Senators need to vote against the bill to defeat it -- here are twelve reasons why they should.
June 19, 2013 - 3:29pm •
Following a outright offensive email blast from Kelly Block, Conservative MP for Saskatoon - Rosetown - Biggar, announcing "federal public sector employee productivity to be tracked", PSAC member Jesse Todd, Agriculture Local 40022, took pen to paper to teach her what it means to be a civil servant. Read the original message below.
May 15, 2013 - 7:14pm •
On May 14, 2013, PSAC local leaders attended a day-long meeting to discuss the plan to fight back against the threats to our collective agreements, our public services, our jobs, and our union. Nearly 100 local leaders also received special training on how to organize our members to respond to the latest Conservative threats facing PSAC members.
April 8, 2013 - 12:09pm •
Paul Daigneault was selected as one of two Prairies activists to represent the region at the CLC Political Action Conference. He kept a journal of his experiences to document activities, thoughts and feelings over the three days. This report summarizes the experience.
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am •
A video from the Public Service Alliance of Canada, National Capital Region. The Harper government's budget cuts target essential public services that insure the health, safety and well-being of citizens. Impacted sectors include food inspection, aviation safety and security, environmental protection and employment insurance. We are all affected by these cuts.
March 26, 2013 - 12:00am •
This Canadian Labour Congress video features interviews with delegates at the CLC Political Action Conference in Toronto, March 22-24, 2013. In this speaker's corner, delegates discuss the current political climate facing unions and how the labour movement can move forward. Sharon DeSousa, PSAC Ontario REVP, and Gabriel Bourdon, PSAC NCR Young Workers Committee Co-Chair, are among the clips featured in this bilingual video.
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am •
Award-winning Canadian director Bruce McDonald is sending a message to Ontario PC leader Tim Hudak about that party's plans for the province's unions.

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