Another Statewide Strike Coming to UCI Medical Center Amid Outsourcing Fight
May 15, 2019
UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange is set to be swarmed by a sea of green shirts tomorrow as a union representing its workers goes out on strike–again. This time, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3299 picket lines want to draw attention to a trio of unfair labor practice (ULP) charges filed by the union last month alleging that the University of California is illegally outsourcing union jobs statewide.
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