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February 7, 2019

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas wrote to Premier Doug Ford following Ford's visit to the Grey Gables long-term care home on Feb. 2. 

Here is the text of that letter:

Dear Premier Ford:

February 1, 2019

Toronto – A leaked health care privatization bill gives a glimpse into a Progressive Conservative Party that is rotting from the inside, according to OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas, who says the leak exposes internal party conflict and proves that Doug Ford’s government is out to lunch on

January 25, 2019

Owen Sound – Hailing it as a “huge victory” for quality public services, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is congratulating his members and their community allies for successfully fighting back against a scheme to privatize long-term care in Grey County.

October 16, 2018

Join OPSEU activists from across the province at the massive Ontario health care rally at noon on Tuesday, October 23, at Queen’s Park.

September 12, 2018

Message from the Chair

Our political landscape is changing in Ontario. After 15 years of Liberal austerity, many are expressing fear about what another four years of cutbacks will mean for frontline public services, including the long-term care sector.


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