Bargaining Updates 2017-04-07T14:55:30+00:00

Bargaining Updates

May 2018

Ratification Vote Starts May 16, Ends May 31 – Let’s Do This!

By | May 15th, 2018|

Now that our Bargaining Team has reached a Tentative Agreement with LAUSD, it's time for the membership to decide whether they want to ratify it and make it the official 2017-2020 contract. Voting begins tomorrow and will end May 31. SEIU Local 99 staff and member leaders will be holding voting at 155 work sites throughout LAUSD. Members can also vote online. Now is also the time to know and understand the agreement terms, and what it means for you and your co-workers. See more for the full language of the agreement.

Contract Agreement Reached with LAUSD. Strike Called-Off.

By | May 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

We are Union Strong! Unfair Practices Resolved. Strike Averted. Members now must vote on agreement. Our Bargaining Team Recommends a 'Yes' Vote. Our petitions, informational picket lines, stickers-ups, rallies, protests at school board [...]

LAUSD gives us their “last, best, and final offer” – Their “best” isn’t good enough

By | May 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

After a long bargaining session on Friday, May 4, the District gave us their last, best, and final offer. While there was some movement, the District’s “best” just isn’t good enough. The [...]

April 2018

Two Agreements Reached Today in Bargaining + Where We’re At

By | April 30th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Even though we’re still far apart on wages and staffing, we can be proud that our rallies, sticker-ups, informational picketing and strike vote have led to several tentative agreements with LAUSD. At our bargaining session [...]

Strike threat moves LAUSD on wages – Let’s move them some more!

By | April 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Our strike vote got LAUSD to move some more on our wages. During our bargaining session today, Friday, April 20, 2018, the District continued to offer a 3% increase to all of us – and [...]

Results Are In: Membership Gives Bargaining Team Authority to Call For Strike

By | April 14th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Over the past few weeks, SEIU Local 99 members took action like never before. Thousands and thousands cast their ballots at the union office, online, and at over 700 work sites – including schools, bus yards, early ed centers, special education centers, nutrition centers, other work sites. The results are loud and clear: Members vote overwhelmingly to authorize our bargaining team to call for a strike.