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Ottawa prepared to end Canada Post strike if agreement not reached soon, Labour Minister says

he federal government is prepared to order an end to rotating strikes by Canada Post employees if a collective agreement isn’t soon reached, Labour Minister Patty Hajdu said Tuesday.

“We strongly encourage both sides to reach a deal and are prepared to table legislation if we do not see a resolution over the next few days, a step we do not take lightly,” she said in a statement.

Ms. Hajdu said the Liberal government has faith in the collective bargaining process and believes the best deals are reached at the bargaining table.

She said it has supported and encouraged such an outcome by providing conciliation officers, appointing mediators and offering voluntary arbitrations. Th

Updated: January 14, 2019 06:34 PM

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