UA Employees Interested in Union Representation With ASEA

Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks

More than 2,600 University of Alaska employees have said they’re interested in voting on union representation with the Alaska State Employees Association or ASEA. At least 30% of the employees had to weigh in to trigger the process for a vote. That threshold was reached last Friday. Now a 15-day process is underway, after which the Alaska Labor Relations Association will hold a pre-election conference. After that a date will be set for the ballot election.

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