University of California, Merced workers form a picket line at the intersection of East Bellevue Road and Lake Road near the UC Merced campus in Merced, Calif., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Patient care and service workers represented by the AFSCME 3299, have rejected the university's last offer of a 3 percent wage increase. The AFSCME 3299 represents 24,000 workers across the UC system.
University of California, Merced workers form a picket line at the intersection of East Bellevue Road and Lake Road near the UC Merced campus in Merced, Calif., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Patient care and service workers represented by the AFSCME 3299, have rejected the university's last offer of a 3 percent wage increase. The AFSCME 3299 represents 24,000 workers across the UC system. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsun-star.com
University of California, Merced workers form a picket line at the intersection of East Bellevue Road and Lake Road near the UC Merced campus in Merced, Calif., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Patient care and service workers represented by the AFSCME 3299, have rejected the university's last offer of a 3 percent wage increase. The AFSCME 3299 represents 24,000 workers across the UC system. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsun-star.com

Union workers protesting for higher wages at UC Merced

May 08, 2018 04:30 PM