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‘Hundreds of public servants’ still waiting to get paid, struggle continues with new pay system implementation

Public Services says problems with Phoenix are being dealt with, while union officials say last week’s payday didn't create a significant amount of issues, but people are still waiting for money.

Public Services Minister Judy Foote's department is trying iron out the bugs of a new payment system called Phoenix, which last week was responsible for processing payments for more than 300,000 employees. The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster

By DEREK ABMA

PUBLISHED : Monday, May 9, 2016 12:00 AM

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