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By CMG  •  Posted on August 31, 2022

The employer claimed financial hardship in the last round of bargaining to deny meaningful wage increases to members. Yet management seems to suddenly have the cash flow needed to spend a quarter of a million dollars or more on arbitration hearings. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on August 2, 2022

For the union, Mike has made even more significant contributions. He has shared his passion for professional respect and journalistic independence by advocating for better working conditions. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 20, 2022

We are pleased to announce Nicole Thompson as your new CP health and safety representative. The committee is made up of union members and CP management. It develops policies and monitors health and safety issues, conducts physical inspections of work … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 14, 2022

We are pleased to announce that the new 2020-2024 collective agreement between the Canadian Media Guild and The Canadian Press is now available online. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on March 30, 2022

Fill out our survey on returning to the office at CP by Wednesday, April 6 at noon. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on March 2, 2022

Put your name forward to serve your colleagues as President or as Secretary-Treasurer on the CMG PMNA Location Unit Executive Committee. Deadline for nominations: Tuesday, March 22. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on February 16, 2022

Print copies of CMG-PMNA collective agreement will also be mailed to members. See additional links. Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on November 19, 2021

Toronto member David Friend has been acclaimed as the new Secretary-Treasurer on the union’s executive council at The Canadian Press. David joins CMG/CP President Mike Blanchfield and nine other volunteers who serve on the committee that represents members across the … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on September 24, 2021

The union at The Canadian Press has reached a tentative deal with the employer. This comes after members of the Canadian Media Guild in Québec and Ontario voted at 95% for a strike, earlier this week. The CMG would like … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on August 30, 2021

Toronto, Aug. 30, 2021– The Canadian Media Guild (CMG) has filed for conciliation in Ontario and Québec after bargaining talks with The Canadian Press (CP) broke down.  The decision follows more than a year and a half of talks between … Read more »

Canadian Press

The Guild represents wire service and radio reporters, announcers, editors, photographers, photo editors, IT technicians, and sales staff at Canadian Press. Read more >>

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