Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

August 22, 2012 10:45 ET

Media Advisory: Union presidents to comment on legislature recall and introduction of legislation

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 22, 2012) -

Attention: Assignment Editors, Education Reporters, Queen's Park Press Gallery

A joint media conference will take place tomorrow morning in Toronto with the Presidents of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario, the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF).

This joint news conference will take place at 11 a.m., Thursday, August 23, in the Essex Ballroom (Mezzanine Level) of the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, located at 123 Queen Street West in Toronto. Fred Hahn, President of CUPE Ontario, Sam Hammond, President of ETFO and Ken Coran, OSSTF President will discuss the McGuinty Government's recall of the Provincial Legislature August 27, and the expected introduction of new legislation.

WHO: Fred Hahn, President, CUPE Ontario
Sam Hammond, President, ETFO
Ken Coran, President, OSSTF
WHAT: Joint media conference
WHEN: Thursday, August 23, 11 a.m.
WHERE: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West, Essex Ballroom
WHY: To discuss the McGuinty Government's recall of the Provincial Legislature August 27, and the expected introduction of new legislation.

CUPE Ontario is the province's community union, representing the people who deliver front-line public services to everyone, including 55,000 school board employees across Ontario.

Contact Information

  • CUPE Communications
    Kevin Wilson
    416-821-6641