Strike

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CNS News
November 13, 2019 - 8:38 am
RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Thousands of unionized service and patient technical- care workers will walk picket lines at University of California facilities across the state today, including UC Riverside, amid a lengthy labor dispute. The walkout is organized by the American Federation of State, County and...
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CNS News
September 20, 2019 - 4:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Hundreds of people assembled in downtown Los Angeles and around the Southland today for Global Climate Strike events aimed at raising awareness of climate change, including some students who walked out of school to take part in the event. Los Angeles Unified School District...
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AP
AP News
September 15, 2019 - 8:19 am
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on labor strife at General Motors factories (all times local): 10:05 a.m. The United Auto Workers union says its contract negotiations with General Motors have broken down and its roughly 49,000 members will go on strike just before midnight on Sunday. The union's contract...
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KNX 1070
September 04, 2019 - 2:09 pm
Preparations are underway for possible SoCal grocery workers’ strike. The United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW) and its 46,000 unionized employees are due to continue negotiations with Ralphs, Albertsons, Vons, and Pavilions through Sunday. The negotiations impact stores...
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Rebekah Sager
June 26, 2019 - 8:04 am
Grocery workers in Southern California with the United Food and Commercial Workers union (UFCW) have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers. #BREAKING Grocery workers in Southern California @UFCW770 – have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers...
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May 08, 2019 - 7:42 am
Uber and Lyft drivers in LA are on the picket lines again the second strike in the past few months. This comes just a couple of days before Uber launches its IPO and goes public. Hailing a Lyft or Uber ride could be difficult Wednesday with Los Angeles area drivers being encouraged to take part in...
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CBS
April 11, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Teachers in Sacramento went on strike Thursday for the first time in 30 years. They're accusing the school district of backtracking on promises of better pay and smaller classes. In the past year, more than 400,000 teachers in nine states have gone on strike, affecting more than 5 million children...
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Craig Fiegener
April 10, 2019 - 8:03 am
For the second time in less than a month and the fourth time in a year, thousands of University of California workers will stage a one-day strike today at campuses and medical facilities across the state, alleging unfair labor practices. The patient-care and service workers represented by the...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
March 25, 2019 - 11:04 am
(KNX 1070) -- Uber and Lyft drivers in SoCal are on strike Monday to protest another pay cut, and what they say are unlivable working conditions. Protesters outside an #Uber hub in #RedondoBeach . They’re angry over a pay cut. @KNX1070 pic.twitter.com/PRWr3nUIDU — Jon Baird (@KNXBaird) March 25,...
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Jon Baird
February 28, 2019 - 2:20 pm
The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education was expected on Thursday to vote to place a proposed parcel tax before voters in hopes of generating hundreds of millions of dollars for local schools. The board unanimously voted to place a parcel tax before voters on the June 4 ballot,...
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