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    :: Saturday, November 26, 2005 ::

    Anti-union practices are cited - AP, Pahrump Valley Times, NV
    LAS VEGAS - Leaders of a new national labor coalition took aim at one of the largest U.S. hospital chains Friday, criticizing it for what they called anti-union practices and for using a 'Wal-Mart business model.''

    Members of the Change to Win Coalition, which includes four unions that broke away from AFL-CIO this summer, rallied outside Desert Springs hospital and accused its parent company, Universal Health Services Inc. of 'heartlessly' putting patients in jeopardy by cutting staff. A Tin Man mingled with union workers to help make the point.
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