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Membership Update: UC Admits Intentionally Understaffing Us!

PCT began its first session of bargaining on October 12th & 13th. Rallying behind were hundreds of service workers, students, CNA, and UPTE members all across the state chanting: “What do we want? CONTRACT! When do we want it? NOW!”...

October 16, 2017

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Oakland: As 13,000 UC Patient Care Technical Workers prepare to begin a week long Unfair Labor Practice Strike next Monday, the State’s Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) last night issued multiple complaints against the University for illegal bad faith bargaining....

March 20, 2014

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UC Acknowledges Second Class Treatment of AFSCME Members With Latest Bargaining Offer

Oakland: After the University of California’s largest union publicly criticized UC’s second class treatment of its lowest paid employees and announced a strike vote at last week’s Regents meeting, UC Administrators returned to the bargaining table with new wage and staffing proposals for AFSCME represented Service Workers....

January 28, 2014

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Actions Push UC to Honor Contracts & More

After nearly a year of actions on campuses across the state, pushing the UC Regents and exercising our political power in Sacramento, AFSCME 3299 members forced UC not only to honor our contracts but also won more improvements....

September 22, 2011

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Picket Draws over 1,500 throughout UC system!

Over 1,500 workers and supporters rallied throughout the state on March 16 to demand that UC executives stop trying to balance the budget on the backs of students, patients, and workers....

March 21, 2011

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UC proposes pay cuts for pension

UC has officially proposed a 3% pay cut for 2011 and 2012. This is part of a larger plan to cut back benefits that the UC Regents have approved for non-union workers in their December 13 meeting....

December 16, 2010

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Healthcare Negotiations Update

UC has proposed major healthcare premium increases for employees on HealthNet. Under UC’s proposal, some employees would see a $1,900 increase in their annual premiums....

November 18, 2010

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Bargaining Update #14: Action Plan Escalates, Results in Some Movement

UC's offer moves in the right direction, but then they walk away from the table & cancel the last day of bargaining.
Escalation plan on the Regents & President Yudof is in full force!...

November 21, 2008

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Q & A About Service Workers’ Strike to End Poverty at UC!

Service Workers will Strike as planned on Monday. UC's legal maneuvers will not distract us from the main issue: Poverty wages! We Will Not Back Down Until We Win the Contract We Deserve!...

July 11, 2008

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Detailed Proposals – Strike Authorization Vote

After 10 months of negotiating, we are at impasse with the University and no further talks are scheduled. At this point, our elected bargaining team has called for a strike authorization vote and is unanimously asking us to vote "YES" to authorize the team to call a strike....

May 29, 2008

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