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UC Hospital Worker Strike Called Off

The five-day walkout, which would have involved as many as 13,000 workers, has been called off after weekend negotiations resulted in a new tentative contract....

March 24, 2014

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Strike averted as UC and patient care workers union reach tentative contract agreement

The University of California and the union representing its patient care workers came to a tentative contract agreement early Sunday morning, narrowly averting a five-day strike that was scheduled to begin Monday....

March 23, 2014

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Calif. board issues complaints by AFSCME against UC

A state board issued two complaints against the University of California on behalf of the UC’s largest union Wednesday, which will still proceed with a five-day strike at the UC’s medical centers next week despite recent developments in negotiations between the two parties....

March 20, 2014

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UC workers vote to go on strike

More than 21,000 workers at the University of California have voted to go on strike. An overwhelming 96 percent of the university’s service workers and patient care employees approved the strike authorization after three days of voting, union officials announced on Friday....

February 15, 2014

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22,000 UC Hospital Workers On Strike Today

About 22,000 patient care and service workers at five University of California medical centers and nine campuses plan to stage a one-day strike on Wednesday to protest what they say are unfair labor practices by the university, a union spokesman said today....

November 20, 2013

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UCSD Hospital Workers Take Part in Statewide One-Day Strike

Thousands of University of California health care workers across the state -- including San Diego and La Jolla -- manned picket lines Wednesday alleging unfair labor practices in a job action UC officials said reduces patients to "bargaining chips" in a work dispute....

November 20, 2013

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UC’s largest union prepares to strike

The state Public Employment Relations Board was set to seek a temporary restraining order on Tuesday morning that would limit the number of University of California medical center employees who can take part in a planned strike on Wednesday....

November 19, 2013

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Judge grants UC hospital strike injunction

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A judge has granted an injunction that will keep some University of California hospital employees from participating in a planned strike at UC's five medical centers....

November 19, 2013

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UC critical-care workers strike goes to court

The University of California, its largest union and the Public Employment Relations Board and will head to Sacramento County Superior Court Tuesday morning to fight over how many critical care workers will be allowed to walk off the job at the five university medical centers Wednesday. ...

November 19, 2013

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UC Employees Begin Voting on Whether to Authorize Strike

Patient care and service workers at the ten University of California campuses across the state began voting today on whether to authorize a strike based on their union's allegation that the university engaged in unfair labor practices....

October 28, 2013

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