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In nearly 30 years at Yale, Ken Jones has stuck it out through five strikes. He plans to avoid another one by voting “yes” Tuesday on a new contract—nine months before the current one expires .

Jones, who’s 58, works in the Commons cafeteria on Yale’s campus. Tuesday afternoon, he and other members of Locals 34 and 35 of the Federation of University Employees will gather to vote on a new three-year contract.

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