FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 15, 2017
Federal Government Employees Rally Asking the Government to Fix the Phoenix Pay System
CORNER BROOK, NL – Members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) employed by the Government of Canada will be boycotting National Public Service Week (NPSW) and asking the government to fix the Phoenix Pay System. The NPSW started Sunday and will run until the 17th.
The event marks the importance and contribution of federal public service employees, who are proud to provide the services Canadians depend on. Yet thousands are still having financial troubles because they are not being paid correctly or on time.
WHAT: Rally asking the Government of Canada to fix the Phoenix Pay System
WHEN: Friday, June 16, at 12:00 PM
WHERE: In front of Gudie Hutchings’ office, MP for Long Range Mountains, 49-51 Park Street, Corner Brook, NL
Speakers will include PSAC members affected by the Phoenix Pay System.
For further information or to pre-schedule interviews:
Sébastien Bezeau, Regional Political Communications Officer, PSAC, (cell) 902.266.8589