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Friday, July 29, 2022

Celebrate Pride in NB in August

The New Brunswick Union (NBU) is proud to support and celebrate Pride during the month of August in New Brunswick for lesbian, gay, bisexual, two spirit and transgender people throughout the province.While June is recognized as Pride month in Canada,…
"We know hospital occupancy has always been a problem. We've had that before COVID. But are people being released [in] an appropriate [amount of] time? Do we have a flow through the system as needed, so we keep people moving…
The voices of New Brunswick’s health care workers and community organizations must be heard on any changes to the health care system.Recently, Premier Blaine Higgs announced major anti-democratic reforms to the structure of New Brunswick’s health care system by moving the health…
In a recent Substack newsletter, economist Armine Yalnizyan – an Atkinson Fellow on the Future of Workers – examines inflation and ways the federal government can help Canadians.While inflation is a worldwide phenomenon brought on, in part, by the COVID-19…
The second scholarship honouring the late Al Mullin – the former Vice-President of the New Brunswick Union (NBU) – was recently awarded to Sydney Murray.Al’s family – his wife Leanne and children Morgan and Kyle – established the Aloysius Mullin…
Thursday, June 30, 2022

NBU message for Canada Day

Throughout the pandemic many people have sought to divide Canadians through misinformation, hatred and outright lies for their own personal gain.Be it financially or politically motivated, it has worked. The political conversation in the country at all levels has become…
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Contract officially signed

The Administrative Assistants and Clerical and Regulatory components – represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU) – had their new collective agreement officially signed on June 21.The signing took place at Chancery Place in Fredericton. Representing the NBU were President…
“And I can guarantee you, right here today, that the small percentage of landlords who are trying to find loopholes to circumvent this system are not going to be successful.”This was the statement from Service New Brunswick Minister Mary Wilson…
The new collective agreement for the Resource Services component has officially been signed and is available on the New Brunswick Union website by clicking here.Several government ministers needed to sign the agreement, so we worked with government to make May…
Friday, June 10, 2022

June is Pride month

The New Brunswick Union (NBU) is proud to support and celebrate June as Pride Month for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people everywhere.“We believe in fairness and equality for all, those have always been hallmarks of the union movement,” said…