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October 2, 1993 | CARLA RIVERA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rank-and-file members of Los Angeles County's largest employee unions have voted overwhelmingly to ratify new contract terms that shelve overtime pay, salary increases and other benefits for two years. Results of mail-in ballots cast by members of 14 unions were tabulated late Thursday. Only numbers from the largest of the county's unions, Service Employees International Union, Local 660, were available Friday.
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October 18, 2000 | JEFFREY L. RABIN and NICHOLAS RICCARDI, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Metropolitan Transportation Authority buses will be back in service this morning for the first time in more than a month after an all-night round of negotiations, ending Tuesday morning and brokered by the Rev. Jesse Jackson, finally settled the third-longest transit strike in Los Angeles' history. The deal, unanimously approved by the MTA board, was ratified Tuesday night by 92% of the members of the United Transportation Union who voted.
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September 1, 1993 | CARLA RIVERA and TRACEY KAPLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Urged on by rousing speeches from the Rev. Jesse Jackson and their union leaders, thousands of whistling, chanting county workers marched through Downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday in protest of county budget cutbacks and layoffs and then voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike if no agreement is reached with the county before contracts expire later this month.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 2, 1993 | CARLA RIVERA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rank-and-file members of Los Angeles County's largest employee unions have voted overwhelmingly to ratify new contract terms that shelve overtime pay, salary increases and other benefits for two years. Results of mail-in ballots cast by members of 14 unions were tabulated late Thursday. Only numbers from the largest of the county's unions, Service Employees International Union, Local 660, were available Friday.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 13, 1989
A tentative agreement that averted a nurses' strike at Los Angeles County-run clinics and hospitals was assailed by some members of the rank and file Thursday, leaving final approval of the proposed pact far from certain. "It should be voted down, but I don't know if it will be," said Beverly Footman, a nurse practitioner for the county. A vote on the proposed 17.
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October 2, 1992 | HECTOR TOBAR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Officials of Los Angeles County employee unions have forged ahead with a key employee-benefits contract with a New York businessman even though they know he is under indictment in Michigan for federal bribery and racketeering charges, sources said. Asher Schapiro, chairman of Employee Benefit Services Inc., was indicted in July by a federal grand jury in Detroit on 16 counts of conspiracy, racketeering and money laundering.
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October 12, 1989 | RICHARD SIMON and EDWARD J. BOYER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A strike by Los Angeles County nurses was averted Wednesday night when a tentative agreement was reached only five hours before the walkout was to begin. The last-minute settlement was announced by an upbeat Board of Supervisors Chairman Ed Edelman, who presided over the six-hour closed bargaining session in his office. Terms of the proposed contract, which will be presented to the 5,126 nurses for a vote Friday and then must be ratified by the Board of Supervisors, were not revealed.
NEWS
October 18, 2000 | JEFFREY L. RABIN and NICHOLAS RICCARDI, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Metropolitan Transportation Authority buses will be back in service this morning for the first time in more than a month after an all-night round of negotiations, ending Tuesday morning and brokered by the Rev. Jesse Jackson, finally settled the third-longest transit strike in Los Angeles' history. The deal, unanimously approved by the MTA board, was ratified Tuesday night by 92% of the members of the United Transportation Union who voted.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 24, 1991
Los Angeles County social workers on Wednesday approved a new three-year contract that will give the 2,455 county employees a 3% raise next July and possibly another 6% hike by the following year, a union spokesman said. Phil Ansell, a spokesman for Service Employees International Union, Local 535, said three bargaining units of social workers ratified their new labor pacts by margins of more than 80%.
NEWS
September 1, 1993 | CARLA RIVERA and TRACEY KAPLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Urged on by rousing speeches from the Rev. Jesse Jackson and their union leaders, thousands of whistling, chanting county workers marched through Downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday in protest of county budget cutbacks and layoffs and then voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike if no agreement is reached with the county before contracts expire later this month.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 2, 1992 | HECTOR TOBAR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Officials of Los Angeles County employee unions have forged ahead with a key employee-benefits contract with a New York businessman even though they know he is under indictment in Michigan for federal bribery and racketeering charges, sources said. Asher Schapiro, chairman of Employee Benefit Services Inc., was indicted in July by a federal grand jury in Detroit on 16 counts of conspiracy, racketeering and money laundering.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 24, 1991
Los Angeles County social workers on Wednesday approved a new three-year contract that will give the 2,455 county employees a 3% raise next July and possibly another 6% hike by the following year, a union spokesman said. Phil Ansell, a spokesman for Service Employees International Union, Local 535, said three bargaining units of social workers ratified their new labor pacts by margins of more than 80%.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 13, 1989
A tentative agreement that averted a nurses' strike at Los Angeles County-run clinics and hospitals was assailed by some members of the rank and file Thursday, leaving final approval of the proposed pact far from certain. "It should be voted down, but I don't know if it will be," said Beverly Footman, a nurse practitioner for the county. A vote on the proposed 17.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 12, 1989 | RICHARD SIMON and EDWARD J. BOYER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A strike by Los Angeles County nurses was averted Wednesday night when a tentative agreement was reached only five hours before the walkout was to begin. The last-minute settlement was announced by an upbeat Board of Supervisors Chairman Ed Edelman, who presided over the six-hour closed bargaining session in his office. Terms of the proposed contract, which will be presented to the 5,126 nurses for a vote Friday and then must be ratified by the Board of Supervisors, were not revealed.
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