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July 20, 2018
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas wrote to Attorney General Caroline Mulroney Friday, asking her to reverse the decision of the previous gover
July 12, 2018
Toronto – Premier Ford’s no surprise Throne Speech sets the stage for interesting times ahead, said OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas. 
June 29, 2018
Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas congratulated Premier Ford and his newly-formed Progressive Conservative government, saying the ti
June 18, 2018
Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling today’s announced government-wide hiring freeze by Doug Ford a ‘rookie mistake' that wi
June 7, 2018
Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas assured his members and Ontarians that the union will do everything possible to defend the provinc
June 6, 2018
Toronto – By taking a strong stand against privatization, the NDP is the only party to earn an “A” in the We Own It campaign’s pre-election Privati
June 5, 2018
In all my years as a union activist and leader, I've never seen an election like the one we're in.
June 5, 2018
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas’s unprecedented decision over the weekend to advise OPSEU members to vote NDP wraps up a month of unpreceden
June 1, 2018
Every week, OPSEU's We Own It campaign publishes a newsletter called The We Own It Weekly.
June 1, 2018
Ottawa – Senator Pamela Wallin’s bill to ban private, for-profit blood clinics is the right thing to do at the right time, says the Ontario Public