Highlights/Phoenix

Society

Civil servant pay fiasco enters year three, no end in sight

Canadians can’t believe that it has been two full years and the federal government still has not been able to resolve the Phoenix pay scandal which has seen tens of thousands of its employees underpaid, overpaid or not paid at» 

Society

End government pay debacle, employee misery, demands union

It has been almost two years, the Canadian government has spent tens of millions of dollars and still, as many as 330,000 civil servants are being overpaid, underpaid or not paid at all, says one of Canada’s biggest civil service» 

Society

Government overpaid civil servants almost $70 million

The news about the Canadian government’s pay system chaos just gets worse. Not only has the government failed to pay some people for weeks, but CBC-Radio-Canada now reveals that it has overpaid others for a total of almost $70 million» 

Society

Single mom sells house in government payroll fiasco

A single mother had to sell her house in part because of a Canadian government payroll disaster, reports CBC News. Ottawa resident Claire Lavallee was separating from her husband at the same time as she had problems getting paid because»