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UPD union votes down proposed agreement

In a 45-9 vote, officers in the International Union, Security, Police, Fire Professionals of America rejected a deal negotiated late last week with the University, Darrin Carter, head of the Local 294 branch the UPD officers fall under, said. While their contract expired Dec. 31 and talks on wage hikes and leave policies have been strained, he said picketing will not begin immediately to give each side’s attorneys time to confer and hash out another deal.