Sodexo Workers at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital Rally Against Poverty Wages
Hundreds of healthcare workers picketed outside Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center in April before winning a new contract. So why did dozens donned in red National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW) hold a rally there again Wednesday afternoon? Fountain Valley Regional subcontracts with Sodexo, a French multinational corporation, to employ its food and housekeeping staff. More than 100 workers were left out of the new contract and continue to be paid meager wages. But the union hopes all of that will change soon.
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