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OPSEU in the News

November 5, 2018
An Ontario government bill that aims to roll back labour reforms would make life more difficult for precariously-employed university and college students, staff and faculty, says NDP Universities c
October 12, 2018
Speaking as a featured guest on the John Oakley Show, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas called out Premier Doug Ford for not giving towns and cities the option to choose a responsible public c
October 12, 2018
Warren (Smokey) Thomas, president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, cited a public-opinion poll OPSEU commissioned showing that almost seven in 10 Ontarians are “concerned” or “somewha
October 11, 2018
The Toronto Sun is reporting that a Nanos poll commissioned by OPSEU "found a larg
September 25, 2018
The overcrowding and understaffing that OPSEU correctional members have been warning about for years led to the Sept.
September 23, 2018
The director of communications for former PC leader Tim Hudak writes in The
September 21, 2018
The Kathleen Wynne Liberal government left Ontario with a $15 billion deficit for this fiscal year, Finance Minister Vic Fedeli says.
September 21, 2018
The new Ontario Conservative government claims that the Liberals have left the province with a $15-billion deficit.
September 12, 2018
The rookie Ford government is barely three months old, but it is already facing a number of lawsuits, including a Charter challenge by OPSEU over the cancellation of the College Task Force.
September 11, 2018
During an extended interview this morning on The Bill Kelly Show on AM 900 in Hamilton, OPSEU
September 7, 2018
The Toronto Star reports that OPSEU
September 4, 2018
OPSEU made the front page of Tuesday’s Toronto Star, which featured OPSEU members and staff marching with a mockup of Premier Doug Ford and his banker friend in this year’s Labour Day Parade.
August 31, 2018
Bayshore Broadcasting reports that no charges have been laid "yet" as police continue to investigate the growing number
August 28, 2018
CTV News reports that police are investigating picket line violence at the Owen Sound Family Health Organization that has left some pick
August 27, 2018
In an op-ed published by the Toronto Sun, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says tha