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RELEASE: New 401k Benefits for UC Elites to Cost over $500 million, Assembly Panel votes to Block Plan

Oakland: A new University of California retirement plan that encourages UC’s highest paid employees to circumvent the...

May 25, 2016

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STATEMENT:  Largest UC Union Comments on Scandal Involving UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi

Oakland: In the wake of serious allegations of conflict of interest and misuse of university funds by UC Davis...

April 28, 2016

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RELEASE: Insourcing Agreement Brings End to Speaker’s Boycott at UC Berkeley

Oakland: More than six weeks after a speaker’s boycott was called by the University of California’s largest employee...

March 22, 2016

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RELEASE: Hedge Funds Under-perform and Prove Costly for University of California

Oakland: The University of California’s twelve-year experiment with Hedge Fund Investments has fallen far short of the...

March 1, 2016

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STATE LABOR BOARD ISSUES COMPLAINTS OVER SUBCONTRACTING PRACTICES AT UC

Oakland: The California Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) has issued its second Unfair Labor Practice Complaint...

February 19, 2016

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RELEASE: President Clinton other leaders asked to honor Speaker’s Boycott at UC Berkeley

Berkeley: The University of California’s largest employee union—AFSCME Local 3299 today called for a “Speaker’s...

February 4, 2016

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STATEMENT: AFSCME 3299 Reacts to Governor’s Veto of SB 376

Oakland: “While we are obviously disappointed in the Governor’s decision, we know that today marks only the...

October 9, 2015

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RELEASE: New Research Says UC Growing Ranks of California’s Working Poor

Oakland: The University of California’s continued reliance on private contractors is driving a growing number of UC...

August 7, 2015

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AFSCME 3299 & CALIFORNIA LABOR FEDERATION CALL ON UC TO SUPPORT EQUAL PAY FOR ITS SUBCONTRACTORS

San Francisco: As State and Federal lawmakers struggle to address the growing problems of poverty and income inequality,...

May 21, 2015

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STATEMENT:  UC’S Largest Employee Union, AFSCME 3299, Reacts to Governor’s May Budget Revise

Oakland: In response to the release of Governor Brown's May Budget Revise, which includes a a two year tuition freeze at the University of...

May 14, 2015

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