Grievance concerning the implementation of the alternation process
After obtaining several postponements, the employer now has until March 24, 2014, to submit its response to the Public Service Labour Relations Board (PSLRB) adjudicator in respect of the corrective action requested by CAPE.
Petition to keep Public Service Health Care Plan contributions unchanged
In its most recent budget, the federal government announced a deficit reduction measure that would see it dip into the pockets of present and future retired public servants.
Press Release Budget Fails to Address Economic Inequalities and Takes Money Away From Retired Federal Employees
Canadian Association of Professional Employees (CAPE) President Claude Poirier was critical of the federal budget that was unveiled today in the House of Commons, labelling it a disappointment to Canadians who had hoped for a strong signal that the government intended to address the economic inequalities affecting Canadians.
Petition to expand the Canada Pension Plan/Quebec Pension Plan
Join thousands of Canadians who are telling their Members of Parliament to increase pension benefits under the Canada and Quebec Pension Plans.
Canadians’ support for unions remains solid
Despite the present government’s resolutely anti-union rhetoric and its attempts to narrow the scope of union activities to only bargaining and representation, Canadians believe that unions play a positive role in Canadian society.
Budget Consultation Survey
On January 13 CAPE issued a Budget Consultation Survey to all members.
CAPE supports the workers of Canada Post
Thousands of jobs are at stake and services to Canadians will once again be reduced.
Message from the President: 2014 will be a year of challenges and solidarity
Last year, I started my New Year’s message by pointing out some of the things we had learned, not the least of which was the fact that “the current government will stop at nothing [...], however ridiculous their arguments might be.” As it turns out, the year’s events revealed how accurate we were in that assertion.