Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

September 30, 2010 08:44 ET

Media Advisory: CUPE National President Keynote Speaker at NL NDP Convention

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - Sept. 30, 2010) - Paul Moist, the national president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, will be the keynote speaker at this year's Newfoundland and Labrador NDP convention.

The party's biennial convention is being held in St. John's from October 1 to 3 at the Battery Hotel. Moist will address delegates at 8:00 pm, Friday, October 1 on the important links between the labour and political movements.

In addition, at this convention the provincial New Democrats will be honouring retired CUPE National Representative Tom Mayo and his wife Mary with lifetime achievement awards for their support of the party.

Contact Information

  • Wayne Lucas
    CUPE NL President
    709-727-2509 (Cell)
    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Representative
    902-455-4180 (o)