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UCCO-SACC-CSN and the CSN were present to denounce anti-union resolutions at the Conservative convention in Calgary Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, and to host a public display about the realities of double-bunking and correctional work in general.

The Conservative attack on unions lacks common sense and will have unintended consequences Calgary, October 31, 2013 — Anti-union measures in a new omnibus budget bill and a series of anti-democratic policy proposals at the Conservative Party convention in Calgary this weekend will have serious consequences for Canadians should they ever become federal law. Elected....
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Dear members, I’m writing you today to talk about the importance of staying strong in front of the many challenges imposed on us by the government. Almost two years ago, we adopted a theme for this negotiating round. This theme is straightforward, but very important: Securing our Future. Now, with all the adversity we face,....
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(KINGSTON – May 22, 2012) Correctional officers who work at Leclerc Institution in Laval, Quebec, are visiting Kingston for a demonstration beginning at noon today. They will be showing solidarity for fellow members of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) at Kingston Penitentiary and the Regional Treatment Centre. The Conservative government announced April 19....
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Occupation of federal government ministers’ offices The following message was delivered this morning to Minister of Public Safety Vic Toews, Treasury Board President Tony Clement and Industry Minister Christian Paradis: Members of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) are occupying your office today for the following series of reasons: Administrative incoherence Your government’s recent....
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(MONTREAL — May 14, 2012) Members of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) are occupying five riding offices belonging to three federal cabinet ministers this morning to protest planned penitentiary closures and a series of unfulfilled commitments from the federal Conservative Party. Correctional officers will deliver a manifesto detailing the union’s grievances at the....
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The will of our members is clear: closing three important institutions without a viable plan is a serious error that must be corrected. During a series of seven special general assemblies, members at Kingston Penitentiary, the Ontario Regional Treatment Centre and Leclerc Institution said they wanted to fight the government’s decision to close these facilities....
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