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CNA and NUHW to ‘formally affiliate’ but not merge or share assets
San Francisco Business Times

The California Nurses Association and the National Union of Health Care Workers, two of the Bay Area’s and the nation’s most obstreperous health care unions, have formally affiliated to form the NUHW-CNA, according to the Sal Rosselli-led NUHW. “Today we intend to send an unmistakable message to a callous hospital industry that nurses will not stand silent in the face of a ruthless drive by hospital employers or their collaborators to uproot decades of progress,” CNA co-President Deborah Burger said in a separate Jan. 3 statement.