Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

November 24, 2009 19:51 ET

CUPE BC: This Government Is No Bargain!-Bill 21 Protest Rally Nov. 26 in Abbotsford

ABBOTSFORD, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 24, 2009) - CUPE is holding a march and rally Thursday, Nov. 26 to protest the repressive Bill 21 "back-to-work" legislation passed by the provincial government. The rally for free collective bargaining will take place outside Liberal MLA John Van Dongen's constituency office at 1925 McCallum Road, Abbotsford.

The march will begin at 1661 McCallum Road, Abbotsford (Central Heights Church) at 12 Noon and march to Van Dongen's office.

Rally and speeches at the office featuring CUPE BC president Barry O'Neill.

WHERE: 1925 McCallum Road, Abbotsford

WHEN: 12 Noon meet at 1661 McCallum Rd.

WHAT: Bill 21 protest march and rally with speaker Barry O'Neill

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

Contact Information

  • CUPE BC
    Barry O'Neill
    President
    604.340.6768
    or
    CUPE
    Murray Bush
    National Communications Representative
    778.554.2234
    www.cupe.bc.ca