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L.A. reaches tentative contract agreement with police union
L.A. reaches tentative contract agreement with police union

After months of failed negotiations, Los Angeles city officials on Friday struck a tentative agreement with the union representing the city’s police officers, sources close to the deal said. The agreement would grant raises in the last three years of a four-year contract, the sources said. In July 2016, officers would see a 4% pay increase, followed by 2% increases in 2017 and 2018. It would also increase officers’ healthcare subsidies. The full details of the proposed contract were not available Friday morning. While the deal brings L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti a step closer to ending a contentious stalemate with one of the city’s influential public labor forces, it must...

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