TORONTO, Aug. 31 /CNW/ - Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU)
members are staging an information picket at the Lionhead Golf and
Country Club in Brampton on Wednesday, September 1st.
MPPs Kathleen Wynn and Deb Matthews are co-chairing this $500-entry golf
tournament fundraiser for the Liberal Party. OPSEU members will be
meeting participants with a protest against the government's attack on
public sector wage cuts, chronic under-funding of public services and
corporate tax giveaways.
Wednesday, September 1st
6:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
Lionhead Golf and Country Club
8525 Mississauga Road
This is the fourteenth protest held by OPSEU at Liberal Party
fundraisers across Ontario since the release of the 2010 Provincial
Donations will be accepted for the Mississauga Food Bank. While
contributions will go towards feeding the 17% of Mississauga residents
who live in poverty, this fundraising effort serves to highlight the
cuts being made to important public services.
For further information: For further information:
Nancy Pridham, OPSEU Executive Board Member
Deb Tungatt, OPSEU Executive Board Member