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CPSU lunchtime strikes ahead

The Irish Times reports that approximately 13,000 CPSU members are to stage lunchtime protests next Thursday against the Governments’ introduction of a levy on public sector pensions. The protest is expected to last for about an hour affecting Government departments and the Revenue Commissioners in particular.  Yesterday, it was reported about 6,000 CPSU members staged [...]

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Today’s strike: CPSU

According to some 13,000 members of the CPSU (Civil Public & Services Union) are striking today nationwide in protest against the government cutbacks and pension levy. This means that in many (or possibly even any) parts of the country, you can’t get any social welfare payments, get an emergency passport, get in touch with [...]

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