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Tuesday, March 8, 2022

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2022

The New Brunswick Union (NBU) marks International Women’s Day (IWD) by recognizing the contributions of women and gender-diverse people and recommitting to the pursuit of gender equity and justice.History of IWDIWD, March 8, is a day to recognize and celebrate…
For the second year in a row, the projections of Finance Minister Ernie Steeves were woefully inaccurate. Instead of projected deficits, government coffers are showing surpluses totaling nearly a billion dollars over the past two years.In a CBC article published…
This weekend a protest convoy inspired by the one currently taking place in Ottawa is slated to come to Fredericton.As a union we support the right to protest. Our members have participated in picket lines during times of labour unrest…
The latest commercial from the New Brunswick Union (NBU) shows three of our members when they are off the clock and enjoying our great province.“As New Brunswickers, we love our province and all the things it affords us like its…
The Resource Services component, represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU), voted in favour of ratifying a new collective agreement with the provincial government on Thursday, Jan 13.The group reached a tentative agreement with the employer on Jan. 4.“We’re very…
Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Provincial program a great start

The provincial Department of Education and Early Childhood Development recently announced it will give more than $115,000 to school districts to provide free menstrual hygiene products to students through the ‘Never be Caught Off Guard’ program.The New Brunswick Union (NBU)…
The Resource Services bargaining team reached a tentative agreement with the provincial government on a new collective agreement on Tuesday, Jan. 4.The New Brunswick Union represents the members of Resources Services.“While the ongoing pandemic has caused delays in getting to…
With the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in the New Brunswick and record-high case numbers, it’s time Premier Higgs and his caucus back up their words.On many occasions we’ve heard a member of this government urge New Brunswickers to stay home…
The provincial government can make a huge impact in the lives of New Brunswickers by enacting paid sick leave for all workers.The COVID-19 pandemic is not ending any time soon and we’re amid skyrocketing cases, many of which are in…
The New Brunswick Union (NBU) completely supports the New Brunswick Nurses Union (NBNU) as it heads back to the negotiating table with the provincial government.Members of the NBNU recently voted 92 per cent in favour of a strike action with…