TORONTO – The union representing workers at the Liquor Control Board of Ontario is calling on the Wynne government to shelve its plan to allow up to 450 grocery stores to sell beer. “The largest...
Campaigns > Fighting Privatization, Health and Safety > General Information, 2015 Budget
The Ontario Government declared it, and it affects everyone who works for, or is retired from, the Ontario Public Service (about 100,000 people). The government wants to reduce access to drug...
2014 Bargaining Information, 2014 Bargaining Resources, Committee Information
Dear friends, Well, it’s official: Ontario is richer than ever. Last month, the Ministry of Finance released its final numbers on the provincial economy for 2014. As expected, Ontario’s Gross...
2015 Budget, Vice-President/Treasurer's Message
In a letter to OPSEU First VP and Treasurer, the CEO of Rapport Credit Union (formerly Ontario Civil Service CU and the Provincial Alliance CU) reminds OPSEU members of the financial support it...
2015 Bargaining News, 2014 Bargaining > Strike
A dramatic increase in the number of alcohol-related charges over the Victoria Day weekend should be a warning to the Wynne government that its plan to increase alcohol availability comes with...
Division/Sector Information
Dear friends: The recent OPSEU Convention was a great one. More than 1,600 delegates, alternates, and observers from OPSEU locals came together in Toronto to help set our union’s course for the year...
President's Message, 2015 Budget
TORONTO – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union has called on the Wynne government to take two simple steps that would raise $50 billion for public services and public infrastructure over the...
2015 Budget, Campaigns > Fighting Privatization
More than 300 Community Living workers in Thunder Bay, represented by OPSEU Local 740, are poised to walk off the job at 12:01 a.m. May 21 unless they can reach a contract agreement. “It seems...
2014 Bargaining News
Personal Support Worker Day Poster
Today marks Personal Support Worker Day across Ontario, a day to pay tribute to thousands of workers in settings such as hospitals, long-term care homes, community-based health providers or in their...
Journées de sensibilisation
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas tells a legislative committee studying the provincial budget that "the guiding principle of the 2015 budget is cannabalism." Read more Related: OPSEU in the...
OPSEU in the News