Federal Budget 2019: Falling Short of Public Servants’ Expectations
March 22, 2019
This year’s federal budget was introduced as the “middle class” budget and indeed, the Government did provide incentive and monies to “hard-working Canadians.” There were not many surprises: the budget aligns with the Government’s values and commitment to supporting the middle class and to creating opportunities for all Canadians to join it, as well as to enjoy the benefits of the common wealth. As this is clearly an election budget, millions of Canadians will have to decide in the fall whether they support the vision behind it.
Budget 2019: First Impressions
March 21, 2019
On Tuesday, the federal government unveiled its proposed budget for 2019-20 and our initial reaction is disappointment over what seems to be a weak response to the Phoenix pay system fiasco.
Fighting racism and racial discrimination in the workplace
March 21, 2019
On this International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, CAPE reaffirms its commitment to supporting actions, initiatives and measures to end all forms of racism and racial discrimination in the workplace.
No place for hate: condolences for the victims of Christchurch
March 19, 2019
On behalf of the Association and the entire membership, I would like to express our deepest and sincere condolences to the families and friends of the 50 victims that were killed during the terrorist attacks that took place in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on March 15, 2019.