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L.A. mayor to help end janitor's strike

May 8, 2008 6:12:00 AM PDT
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is expected to step in Thursday to help end a janitor's strike in Los Angeles.The walkout began Wednesday night, and demonstrating janitors turned out in Westwood with picket signs.

According to them, two months of good faith negotiations broke down.

Some of the biggest obstacles include only a 4 cent raise and janitors losing their health insurance or being forced into unaffordable monthly co-pays.


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