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Government admits recent budget falls short on Phoenix funding – PSAC demands answers

April 29, 2019 - 2:45pm

Last month, PSAC raised concerns that the money the government had earmarked for Phoenix-related costs in the 2019 Budget was well below what is required. In a recent meeting of the Senate Financial Committee on National Finance that analysis was confirmed.

Budget 2019: Phoenix funding improves, but falls short of ending pay nightmares and compensating workers

March 19, 2019 - 4:30pm

PSAC welcomes the new funding commitments made in today’s budget to address the Phoenix pay disaster, but they fall significantly short of what is required to end the pay nightmares of Canada’s federal public service workers.

Phoenix: PSAC escalates pressure on government with buildings shutdown

February 27, 2019 - 5:30pm

This morning, over 500 PSAC members rallied and blocked entry into two major federal government buildings in Ottawa as they expressed their mounting frustrations with Phoenix and urged the Trudeau government for more action.

“We have told this government that if they do not make more progress in paying our members correctly, and compensate them for the massive impacts of this disaster, that we would escalate our actions. That’s why we’re here today.” said PSAC President Chris Aylward.

Damning Public Service Employee Survey supports call for Phoenix damages

February 26, 2019 - 9:00am

The recent Public Service Employee Survey confirms the massive impact it has had on hundreds of thousands of workers.