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All seven Democratic 2020 candidates threaten to boycott next week's debate over labor dispute

One year ago   |   By NY Daily News

Democratic presidential candidates are drawing a line. All seven 2020 hopefuls who have qualified for next week's debate threatened Friday to boycott the rhetorical slug fest if an ongoing labor dispute forces them to cross picket lines outside the venue hosting the event. Elizabeth Warren and...
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Democratic presidential hopefuls threaten to boycott debate at Loyola Marymount over union dispute

One year ago   |   By ABC

All seven Democratic presidential hopefuls who qualified for next week's debate at Loyola Marymount University said today they will skip the event if a labor dispute with unionized food-service workers goes unresolved.
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2020 Democrats Threaten to Boycott Debate Over Labor Dispute

One year ago   |   By NY Times

Workers at Loyola Marymount University are in a contract dispute, and all seven candidates who qualified for the debate said Friday that they would not cross a picket line to attend.
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Biden, Warren, Sanders, Yang, and Buttigieg are threatening to skip the next Democratic debate amid a labor dispute

Biden, Warren, Sanders, Yang, and Buttigieg are threatening to skip the next Democratic debate amid a labor dispute

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

Former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, the entrepreneur Andrew Yang, and South Bend, Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg have all threatened to skip next week's primary debate at Loyola Marymount University.
They did so to stand in solidarity with campus food service workers who are on strike after contract negotiations for better wages and healthcare broke down on Friday.
"We had hoped that workers would have a contract with wages and affordable health insurance before the debate next week," Susan Minato, co-President of UNITE...
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Several Democratic candidates threaten to skip next week's presidential debate in Los Angeles

One year ago   |   By The Washington Post

Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden and Andrew Yang said they would not cross picket lines amid a labor dispute at Loyola Marymount University.
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Top Democratic candidates threaten to skip debate amid labor fight

Top Democratic candidates threaten to skip debate amid labor fight

One year ago   |   By Politico

Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Andrew Yang on Friday threatened to skip the PBS NewsHour/POLITICO Debate at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles next week, asserting they would not cross the picket lines of campus workers locked in a labor dispute. UNITE HERE Local 11, a union representing 150 cashiers, cooks, dishwashers and servers at the university, said in a statement that it had not yet reached a resolution in negotiations for a collective bargaining agreement with Sodexo - a global services company that employs the workers and is subcontracted by the university...
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Democratic Front-Runners May Skip Presidential Debate Over Labor Dispute

Democratic Front-Runners May Skip Presidential Debate Over Labor Dispute

One year ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Unite Here Local 11 is asking presidential candidates not to cross the picket line at Loyola Marymount University, which is the site for the December debate.
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Top 2020 Candidates Threaten To Skip Upcoming Democratic Debate Amid Labor Dispute

Top 2020 Candidates Threaten To Skip Upcoming Democratic Debate Amid Labor Dispute

One year ago   |   By NPR

Three of the top Democratic candidates say they won't attend next week's debate at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles unless a subcontractor negotiates with striking culinary workers.
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