UC workers protest as negotiations begin with campus

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Arnold Meza speaks during the AFSCME 3299 rally. The rally consisted of a group of University of California employees marching on the corner of Bancroft and Telegraph as part of their first kick-off action for a better contract.

AFSCME Local 3299 entered negotiations with the UC today over a new contract, and several union members and other protesters demonstrated near Sproul Plaza for better benefits including job security, fair wages and workplace rights.
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