Health unions fear pay freeze

Superboard unveils $11B budget today. Jamie Komarnicki, Calgary Herald, June 29, 2010 As health unions worry about the prospect of a wage freeze, the boss of Alberta Health Services is promising "far fewer difficult decisions" in the superboard's $11-billion budget, which will be revealed today. In a public board meeting scheduled in Calgary today, the service will unveil its budget and business plan that will signal its intentions for the coming year. Today's budget is the first since the province promised a cash infusion for the health system, writing off the service's deficit - which had climbed to $1.3 billion - and boosting its share of the budget ... Health