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AFSCME workers authorize strike at five UC medical centers
San Francisco Business Times

AFSCME Local 3299, which represents nearly 13,000 technical workers at five University of California medical centers statewide, says its members last week overwhelmingly authorized a strike. More than 97 percent of workers who voted approved a strike at UC medical centers including UCSF Medical Center, UC Davis Medical Center and other UC hospitals at UC Irvine, UCLA and UC San Diego, as well as at student health centers at all 10 University of California campuses, the union said.