What CPP expansion means for you

What CPP expansion means for you

In June, Canada’s federal and provincial finance ministers reached a historic agreement to expand the Canada Pension Plan (CPP). With pension plans under attack and private savings not delivering for most workers, this news is much needed and long overdue. Canadians are facing a real retirement crisis and CPP expansion is a step in the right direction. Changes to the CPP do not come easy.…

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Contract Ratification This Week

Contract Ratification Meeting -Wednesday, October 14 – 12:00 to 12:30 or 1:00 to 1:30 Location: Cinecenta, Student Union Building All members are encouraged to attend one of the two contract ratification meetings on Wednesday. There will be a brief presentation walking members through the Articles where we have achieved improvements and then time for questions from the floor. There are…

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Bargaining Bulletin – June 25, 2015

To CUPE 951 Members, It’s been a while since we issued a formal update on bargaining so this one’s a little lengthy yet definitely worth reading … UVIC employee and student groups met this week to discuss the status of contract bargaining, increased costs of residence housing and tuition, underfunding of post-secondary institutions and the upcoming federal election.  Student /…

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