Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

February 01, 2010 18:08 ET

Media Advisory-New CUPE Ontario President to Deliver First Pre-Budget Submission:

"Don’t burn the furniture to warm the house"

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 1, 2010) - Fred Hahn, President of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario, will deliver his first official pre-budget submission to the Ontario Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs on February 2 at Queen's Park. 

Hahn will urge the government to reject a "fire-sale" approach to the budget in favour of creating and preserving jobs because Ontario needs an economic recovery that is evident not just at the TSX, but in homes across the province.

 Who:  Fred Hahn, President, CUPE Ontario
 What:  Pre-Budget Submission to Ontario Standing Committee on
   Finance and Economic Affairs
 When:  Tuesday, February 02, 2010 at 10:45 a.m.
 Where:  Room #151, Main Legislative Building, Queen's Park

Contact Information

  • CUPE Ontario
    Wynne Hartviksen
    416-473-2632