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Grocery Workers Return To Talks With SoCal Supermarket Chains

Union members returned to negotiations Monday with three of the Southland’s largest grocery chains.

02/03/2014

Sgt. Jeretta Sandoz is a 20-year LAPD veteran who has previously served as a mediator for the department. (Photo courtesy Facebook/VOTE Jerretta Sandoz for 2013 League Director)

LA Police Union Elects 1st African-American Director

The union representing Los Angeles police officers has elected its first African-American board member.

11/26/2013

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Workers Strike At UC Hospitals, Campuses Over Safe Staffing Issues

Workers at all University of California hospitals and nine UC campuses walked off the job Wednesday in a one-day strike over safe staffing issues.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/20/2013

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UC, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

After nine months of negotiations, a tentative contract agreement has been reached between the University of California and thousands of registered nurses who are represented by the California Nurses Association (CNA).

11/17/2013

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LA County Workers Begin Voting On Strike Authorization

Los Angeles County workers belonging to the Service Employees International Union Local 721 will begin voting Wednesday on a strike authorization.

10/23/2013

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Thousands Of LA County Employees Walk Off Jobs Over Wage Increase

Thousands of Los Angeles County workers walked off their jobs Tuesday as they demand higher wages.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2013

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Opponents Back Effort To Drop ‘Increasingly Radical’ Teachers’ Unions

A partnership of California advocacy groups is calling on teachers in Los Angeles and statewide to drop their memberships with labor unions.

09/17/2013

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Port Truck Drivers Continue 24-Hour Strike Over Effort To Unionize

More than a dozen drivers of Green Fleet Systems began their protest Monday outside of the company’s warehouse over unfair labor practices.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2013

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25 Arrested At UCLA Protest At Busy Intersection

Police said they arrested about 25 University of California health care workers who staged a sit-in that has closed an intersection, causing traffic backups during rush hour at the Los Angeles campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2013

LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy (courtesy UTLA)

LAUSD Chief Gets ‘F’ In Teachers Union Survey

The union representing teachers with the Los Angeles Unified School District gave Superintendent John Deasy a “failing grade” in a performance review released Thursday.

07/11/2013

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UC Officials, Patients Await Planned Strike

Some family members of patients receiving care at UCLA awaited the planned strikes scheduled to start early Tuesday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/20/2013

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Judge Rules Walkout OK For Some UC Medical Center Workers

A judge has ruled that some workers at the five largest University of California medical centers can go on strike for two days starting Tuesday.

05/20/2013

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Elective Surgeries Canceled Ahead Of Looming UC Walkout

A potential walkout among 13,000 workers at five University of California medical centers statewide next week has already prompted officials to cancel elective surgeries.

05/17/2013

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SAG-AFTRA Announces Layoffs One Year After Merger

Hollywood’s biggest labor union has announced a 15 percent reduction in staffing just over one year after announcing a mega-merger.

04/22/2013

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SEIU Says LA County ‘Fully Recovered From Recession’, Calls For Wage Hikes

Thousands of Los Angeles County union employees were set for a rally Tuesday in downtown L.A. to demand higher wages amid county-wide budget cuts and hiring freezes.

04/16/2013

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