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  • Lockout Sours for Union Members at Sugar Plants

    Posted on Dec 03, 2012 by Center for Union Facts

    For the fourth time, American Crystal Sugar union members rejected the contract proposed by the company. That means the 16-month lockout will continue. This was the closest vote yet, with 55 percent of members rejecting the vote, down from 63 percent in June and at least 90 percent in the two votes prior. The sticking points have remained the […]