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Updates

While Parliament is in recess over the summer, members of CIU’s National Board of Directors across the country are taking lobbying training and bringing our message to Members of Parliament.

We’re talking to MPs about what it means to work for the Canada Border Services Agency and the importance of achieving a contract that provides parity with other law enforcement agencies.

PSAC produces a weekly email newsletter containing the latest news and information of interest to members. Download a .pdf copy and post one on your union bulletin board today! The latest issues are at the top.

Government is rushing the $35 Billion project

The Finance Minister has said he would like the new Canada Infrastructure Bank up and running by the end of 2017. Operational details for the project were only included in the recently-tabled Budget Implementation Act, and the government has already begun a recruitment drive for the Bank’s leadership.

"We need you, as our Member of Parliament, to stand up in the House of Commons and in your party caucus meetings and speak on our behalf. We ask you to call on the federal government to fix Phoenix, to ensure that our members are paid correctly and on time, and to treat federal public service workers with the respect we deserve."

PSAC BC would like to extend our support and solidarity to the people and the communities affected by wildfires burning in the interior of British Columbia. As of today, the BC Wildfire Service reports that crews are battling about 225 fires.

Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected and of course with those who are fighting the fires, assisting with aid and evacuation efforts, and helping in many other ways.

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