News

January 4, 2019 - The Administrators of USW Local 1944 have accepted the Local Union Election Tellers Report for the elections of the two Regional Executive Officers for Alberta.

December 21, 2018 - 2018 has been an eventful year for USW Local 1944. Highlights have included the successful ratification of a progressive collective agreement for our Unit 60 members at Shaw in Vancouver and Surrey, and the many opportunities our members have had to attend various USW District and International Conferences, labour schools and Shop Steward training.

December 20, 2018 - Today, Thursday, December 20, 2018, USW Local 1944 conducted the re-run elections for two (2) positions of Regional Executive Officer for Alberta. Voting ran from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm (Mountain Time) by electronic ballot using Intelivote.

February 6, 2017 - Each year our members are asked to provide feedback and comments in the Telus annual employee engagement survey called Pulsecheck.

February 2, 2017 - Diversity, tolerance, and equality for all are some of the fundamental principles of Canada.

January 16, 2017 - Since electing Donald Trump as president of the USA, and a Republican majority to both the Senate and the House of Representatives, many individuals the world over are feeling fearful and unsure of the future.

January 10, 2017 - The Jefferson Awards Foundation is the longest standing and most prestigious organization dedicated to activating and celebrating public service.

December 22, 2016 - 2016 is coming to an end after a long and busy time for our national local.