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FAQ – For Members Required to Work During March 20th Strike

More FAQ's about the March 20th AFSCME Strike. This FAQ is exclusively for members required to work....

March 18, 2019

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Senator Bernie Sanders to Join Striking UC Workers on March 20th

(OAKLAND, CA) – As UPTE-CWA 9119 announced that its Research and Technical workers would go on strike next Wednesday over growing levels of income inequality at the University of California, U.S. Senator and 2020 Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders announced his intention to join striking workers on the picket line at UCLA....

March 15, 2019

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FAQ About March 20 AFSCME Strike

For two years, AFSCME 3299 has been calling on the university to address the deep income, racial, and gender inequality throughout the UC system, driven by outsourcing jobs to contract companies. But we are not alone. The 15,000 technical, healthcare, and research professionals of UPTE-CWA 9119 have raised similar issues with UC, and the university has responded with the same disregard. UPTE’s research and technical workers have called a strike for March 20th, and AFSCME will join in solidarity...

March 8, 2019

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FAQ About October 23-25 AFSCME Strike

Our Bargaining Team has been negotiating in good faith with UC for a new contract covering Patient Care workers for over 20 months. Instead of negotiating real wage increases, benefit protections, job security, safe staffing and ending discrimination in the workplace, UC imposed its own terms: healthcare premium increases, flattening wages, a risky 401(k) and still more outsourcing of our jobs. This is not a contract and we won’t accept UC treating us as if we were 2nd class. Our bargaining team is calling for a PCT strike to fight for what we deserve, and just like we supported Service in their strike last May, Service is calling on all workers to join the strike in solidarity....

October 22, 2018

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University Of California Administrative Workers To Strike In January

BERKELEY (CBS SF) – Administrative workers at the University of California will go on strike at all 10 UC campuses, five medical centers and the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab next month, a union spokesman said Thursday....

December 16, 2016

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UC student health center doctors launch strike (Video)

LA JOLLA (CNS) - Part of the first job walk offs by U.S. doctors in 25 ears spread to Southern California today, as physicians and dentists at local University of California student health centers went on strike Saturday. ...

April 12, 2015

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Doctors at University of California health clinics go on strike

Unionized doctors began a strike Saturday at student health clinics on University of California campuses in Southern California, saying administrators had acted unfairly during negotiations for the physicians' first contract....

April 11, 2015

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UC San Diego student health doctors to strike (Video)

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Doctors at UC San Diego student health centers plan to go on strike April 11 and stay off work until April 15 as part of a labor action by physicians at all 10 University of California campuses, the union representing the doctors announced on Friday....

April 5, 2015

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UC SERVICE WORKERS ANNOUNCE FIVE DAY STRIKE, MARCH 3-MARCH 7

Oakland: With negotiations over wages and staffing at a stalemate, the 8300 University of California Service Workers represented by AFSCME 3299—the lowest paid workers at UC--have given ten day notice that they will strike March 3rd-March 7th....

February 20, 2014

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UC Workers Union Plans to Strike Again

Officials from the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees Local 3299 (AFSCME), the UC service and patient care technical workers union, announced the organization will be planning yet another strike involving over 20,000 UC workers, after attempts at reaching a new settlement contract with UC administration has failed....

February 19, 2014

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