Posts Tagged ‘Government Unions’

‘More Fraud from Toronto Government Workers?’

February 18, 2017

“A total of 73 TTC {Toronto Transit Commission} employees have been fired so far as a result of an ongoing investigation into an alleged insurance fraud scheme, the TTC announced Thursday.


“The investigation began in 2015, after allegations surfaced through the TTC’s whistleblower program. Some 600 employees are being investigated for involvement in the scandal, the city’s auditor general said last year. (more…)

‘Government Workers Drug Dealing?’

October 26, 2016

Unionized Government Workers Taking Advantage of Taxpayers (Example #1,398):


‘Toronto City workers bill health plan $1.9 million for erection drugs’

City workers made millions of dollars in questionable claims for large quantities of erectile dysfunction pills, and highly-addictive opioids including ‘Fentanyl’, the city’s auditor general says.

“Beverly Romeo-Beehler said in a report Tuesday that workers claimed $1.9 million worth of sex enhancers ‘Viagra’ and ‘Cialis’ last year alone, noting the benefits plan funded by the city and managed by ‘Manulife’ includes no maximum.