Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

November 26, 2009 18:37 ET

CUPE BC: THIS GOVERNMENT IS NO BARGAIN! Bill 21 Protest Rally Saturday, Nov. 28 With CUPE BC President Barry O'Neill

NANAIMO, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 26, 2009) -

Editor's Note: There is one photo associated with this news release.

CUPE is holding a rally Saturday, Nov. 28 to protest repressive Bill 21 "back-to-work" legislation passed by the provincial government and calling for negotiation NOT legislation. The rally will take place at Diana Krall Plaza on Commercial Street starting at 11am.

WHERE: Diana Krall Plaza, Commercial Street, Nanaimo

WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 28 11am - 12 Noon

WHAT: Bill 21 rally with speakers Barry O'Neill (president of CUPE BC) and John Hosie from the Ambulance Paramedics of BC, CUPE 873.

For more information on Bill 21, please visit the cupe.bc.ca website and click THIS GOVERNMENT IS NO BARGAIN.

Please bring donations for the Nanaimo Community Food Bank.

To view the photo associated with this news release please click on the following link: http://www.marketwire.com/library/20091126-cu800.JPG

Contact Information

  • CUPE
    Heather Inglis
    CUPE Fight Bill 21 Campaign
    778.846.9323
    or
    CUPE
    Murray Bush
    National Communications Representative
    778.554.2234
    www.cupe.bc.ca