Port Strike

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West Coast Dockworkers Union Ratifies 5-Year Contract

The labor dispute that hobbled international trade through West Coast seaports earlier this year officially ended Friday when the union representing dockworkers announced its members had ratified a five-year contract.

05/22/2015

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Port Drivers Return To Work After Firms Promise Labor Talks

Port drivers ended their picketing Friday against a pair of trucking companies serving Los Angeles and Long Beach ports and rail yards after the firms agreed to begin negotiating with drivers to resolve ongoing labor disagreements.

11/21/2014

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Workers At Ports Of LA, Long Beach Resume Work Following 8-Day Strike

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced that a tentative agreement was reached Tuesday night to end the crippling 8-day strike at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

12/04/2012

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Contract Talks Adjourn Amid 5th Day Of Port Strike

Contract talks between striking clerical workers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and shippers adjourned Saturday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/01/2012