In September, the ASUC Senate passed a bill that would declare no confidence in Napolitano if she failed to meet a list of demands by the third week of October 2013. The demands urged Napolitano to take drastic measures to support undocumented students at the university.
There are two parts to the ongoing dispute between the University of California and the systemâ€™s largest union, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, or AFSCME, Local 3299. Both our contract negotiations and the unfair labor practices that our members have faced at the workplace are linked by a single issue: safety.
Oakland: Thousands of UC workers, students, elected officials and others braved rainy conditions yesterday in turning out to picket lines at nine University of California campuses and seven UC Hospitals as part of a one day Unfair Labor Practice strike called by UCâ€™s largest employee unionâ€”AFSCME 3299.