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Unions at Work: U. of California Bracing for Fifth Strike

May 14, 2019, 10:23 AM

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AFSCME to Stage Strike No. 5 at U of Calif.

The University of California’s largest union is calling for its fifth strike in a year, with tens of thousands of workers set to hit the picket lines May 16.

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3299 called the one-day unfair labor practice strike on 10 UC campuses and five medical centers. Outsourcing is the issue for the local, which represents 25,000 patient care workers, cooks, security guards, and...

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