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California’s Democratic governor targets public pensions


http://www.wsws.org/articles/2011/apr2011/cali-a19.shtml California’s Democratic governor targets public pensions By David Brown 19 April 2011 At the end of March, the latest round of budget talks between Democrats and Republicans in the US state of California broke down despite general agreement on … Continue reading

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IUOE 39 Fresno Sanitation Workers Win at City Hall Against Privatization


Thursday, January 27, 2011, 7:45 PM  IUOE 39 Fresno Sanitation Workers Win at City Hall Against Privatization http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2011/01/27/18670420.phpSanitation Workers Win at City Hall by Mike Rhodes ( editor [at] fresnoalliance.com ) Thursday Jan 27th, 2011 7:29 PM Fresno’s commercial solid … Continue reading

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No to concessionary tentative agreements


VOTE NO ON THE CONCESSIONARY TENTATIVE AGREEMENT SEIU 1000 which represents 95,000 California State employees brought back a concessionary tentative agreement which it is trying to sell to the membership. The content of this agreement is not dissimilar to that … Continue reading

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CA Public Education & Public Workers Conference On Privatization Of Public Education & Public Services


9/25/2010 CA Public Education & Public Workers Conference On Privatization Of Public Education & Public Services It’s Time To Stand Up For Public Services And Public Education! Saturday September 25, 2010 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM NALC  Local 1111  Richmond Union Hall 402 37th St. Richmond, CA 94805 California public … Continue reading

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Furloughs a workers solution


From the trenches of Cal-Trans, to the drudgery of DMV offices, to the cubicles in thousands of offices, the facilities and workshops maintained by stationary engineers, the washrooms tenders on the custodial staff, at the benches of the laboratories and in the Bio-Safety rated clean rooms the sentiment toward the Governor is clear: workers see him as a vindictive bastard who hates workers and loves the rich. Continue reading

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