Voters sent a message; Municipalities let Dalton McGu inty know the provincial election is up for grabs – November 17, 2006

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. By Sid Ryan  This past Monday, voters in Ontario sent a strong message to local politicians that they are in no mood to pander to pro-“urban sprawl” councillors or pro-cuts school…

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Hard times for industry; McGuinty should heed advice of working families in Northern Ontario – October 20, 2006

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. By Sid Ryan Smooth Rock Falls, population 1,800, is located between Cochrane and Kapuskasing. The community was recently devastated by the announced closure of the Tembec paper mill, the town’s principal…

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Cheap shots from the right; healthy dialogue and discussion shut down in Canada by rantings of a few ideologues – September 22, 2006

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. By Sid Ryan You can always tell when the right wing in Canada is losing control of the agenda by the sharp increase in name-calling and demonization of their…

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These grits are failing; McGuinty government policies don’t address the real problem for our schools- funding – September 8, 2006

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. By Sid Ryan A topsy-turvy combination of political grandstanding, broken promises, conflicting priorities and chronic underfunding continues to rock public education in Ontario. The education policies of the McGuinty Liberals…

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Dialogue the first step; Israel, Hamas and Hezbollah are talking, Canadian organizations should pay attention – August 25, 2006

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. By Sid Ryan After more then a month of bloody fighting and destruction in the Middle East, the guns and bombs are almost silenced. The lessons from this conflict are only…

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New OMERS Legislation Proclaimed

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. [July 7, 2006 10:51 AM] Both Bill 206 and its companion piece of legislation were proclaimed on June 30th, which means that both the OMERS Sponsors Corp. and the Administration…

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