Posts Tagged "BCGEU convention"

BCGEU pre-convention meetings have started

Day 1 of pre-convention meetings: Co-chairing the Constitution & Structure Committee and reviewing resolutions.
Convention 2014 information is on the BCGEU website.

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Thank You for Re-electing me!

Thank you for your support. And thank you to the BCGEU 2011 convention delegates for re-electing me as your vice president. I am honoured to continue working for you. A very special thank you to Sue Stroud, my campaign manager, and…

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Day 3: Solidarity with CAW + CUPW

Honoured our Life Members at BCGEU 2011 Convention. I chaired part of the convention. We welcomed and cheered Libby Davies MP who brought greetings and a strong message about supporting workers’ rights from New Democrat Leader Jack Layton. The NDP is…

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Drumming on Day 2 BCGEU Convention & All Candidates Forum

We started Day 2 of the BCGEU 2011 convention with an invigorating drumming session. Lots of resolutions debated. Co-chaired the Constitution & Structure Committee. Spirit of Leadership award to Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. Participated in a flash mob. And then the…

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Unions Matter: First Day of BCGEU Convention

First day of BCGEU 2011 convention: Unions Matter. It’s so exciting to see all the new delegates – over half of our convention delegates. And it’s been great to chat with delegates. We will accomplish some good work over the…

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Day before BCGEU 2011 Convention

BCGEU staff have been in overdrive preparing for convention and had to deal with a number of twists: CUPW strike, CAW strike and a game 7 for the Canucks. Updated agenda for convention is posted on the website. We’ll have…

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Plan B

Air Canada workers are on strike. Here’s some of the information posted on the BCGEU website. 
“There will be picket lines at the Kelowna and Victoria airports on Tuesday, June 14.  There will also be picket lines at the departure terminal, area and…

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Convention Week

It’s finally here – the week of convention.
I am co-chairing, with Darryl Walker, the Constitution and Structure Committee. We are meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Unfortunately, there is a problem with my hotel registration and I may have to go to…

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