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#Public Workers

# public-workers - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Why are we still rewarding failure and sparing punishment in the public sector?

The public sector employs hundreds of thousands of people, yet it rarely if ever actually dismisses anyone. It’s bizarre.

# public-workers - Monday 13 May, 2013

Health unions in new public pay talks as Croke Park cuts are tweaked

The LRC has agreed amendments to the increment freeze for higher earners, while extended working weeks will be delayed.

# public-workers - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

UNITE union recommends that members reject 'Croke Park 2' deal

The union, which withdrew from the talks the night before the LRC proposals were released, advocates a No vote.

# public-workers - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Greece strikes over austerity measures

Airliners have been grounded, schools closed and public transport halted as public workers walk off the job for 24 hours.