The Canadian Press

2001-08-07 | Nurses Dispute

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The BC Liberal government called the bluff of its nurses on August 7th, legislating an end to two major health care disputes, despite threats from thousands of nurses to resign. Canadian Press reporter Scott Sutherland had this report.

Date: 2001-08-07
Placeline: VICTORIA, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 37 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << bring your Gordon Campbell says his liberals inherited disputes involving 40,000 nurses and paramedics and a legislative cooling off. Failed after 50 days the parties are literally hundreds of millions of dollars apart so Campbell says there was no choice but to legislate an end to give him the deal that's been offered this is the best the highest combined wage and benefit package in the country barn Campbell says he does not believe the threat of mass resignations will be carried out I don't believe you were going to see nurses at leave patients in the Lurch in the province of British Columbia >>