Left to Right: Karyn Turcotte, Jackie Bruneau, Wanda Ferreira, Charmaine Rohde, Diane Munger, Yolanda Giordano, Adrian Latella, Yvonne D'Amato
Yolanda Giordano, Local 34's Vice President for the Medical Area and Pediatrics steward agreed. "First, it's a violation of our contract to outsource this work. This confirms our worst suspicions about the University's real intent with centralization. Yale needs to reverse the outsourcing and guarantee our 986 jobs are secure." Six hundred Local 34 members have signed a petition asking the Medical School to reverse the subcontracting.