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UC Patient Care Workers Call Two Day Strike, May 21st-22nd

Oakland: Moments ago, the nearly 13,000 UC Patient Care Technical Workers (EX Unit) represented by AFSCME Local 3299 issued a ten day notice to UC’s Office of the President of their intention to engage in a two day strike, May 21st-22nd. These workers will be joined on the picket lines by UC hospital service workers (SX Unit), who will engage in a sympathy strike....

May 10, 2013

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UC hospital workers overwhelmingly authorize strike

More than 97% of the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) 3299 members working at all ten University of California (UC) medical and student health centers have voted to authorize a strike....

May 8, 2013

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UC healthcare workers vote to strike

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees 3299 announced Tuesday that its members voted to strike against the University of California for allegedly prioritizing profits over patient care....

May 8, 2013

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Union for UC patient care technical workers authorizes strike

Members of a union that represents 13,000 patient care technical workers at the University of California -- including about 2,900 at University of California Davis -- have voted to authorize a strike....

May 8, 2013

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UC PATIENT CARE WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE

Oakland: AFSCME 3299, which represents nearly 13,000 University of California Patient Care Technical Workers, announced today that its members have voted to authorize a strike with more than 97% support....

May 7, 2013

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AFSCME Calls on UC to Cap Executive Pensions

The UC system’s largest union today has called on the UC system’s growing group of Executives and Management staff to adopt the cap on pensionable compensation recently signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown. The move could ultimately save the UC system as much as $35 million per year....

May 3, 2013

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UC Patient Care Workers Announce Strike Vote

Having negotiated for ten months, including more than three months of post-impasse proceedings, AFSCME 3299 has announced that 13,000 Patient Care Technical Workers within the University of California’s $6.9 billion Medical System will be holding a strike vote April 30th-May 2nd....

April 18, 2013

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UCSD Workers Storm Campus Labor Relations

UC has made it clear that they don't want to have UC Patient Care and Service workers negotiating together in their up coming contract negotiations. Workers from campus delegate UCSD labor relations to demand the release of Leo de la Torre, their representative on the bargaining team....

May 24, 2012

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Rally for Rest Periods at UCSD

After a year of bargaining for market rate on-call rates and a minimal 6 hour rest period, UCSD management still refuses to listen to workers regarding quality patient care and patient safety....

May 21, 2010

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