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Giant food service contractor backtracks after bumping thousands from health plan

...contractor employees in cafeterias."There is nothing in there that says contract workers are protected," said union spokesman Ethan Snow.At least one college that examined the issue agreed with the cafeteria workers. Earlham College in Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-26/giant-food-service-contrac
Pilots union board endorses proposed contract

...directors of the pilots union at Federal Express have recommended ratification of a proposed contract with the company, a union spokesman said late Tuesday. Bob Clement said the proposal will be voted on by rank and file union members on Jan. 4. Negotiators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/24/bus_248256.shtml
Business
Comair pilots walk out after contract talks fail

...this mentally and financially and we are together," union spokesman Max Roberts said after the strike began at 12:01...major issues of pay, retirement and work rules. Union spokesman Don Skiados said Monday in Washington that the pilots...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/27/bus_309829.shtml
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WNBA, union still have unresolved issues in labor pact

...collective bargaining agreement, the league says there are unresolved issues. After two days of negotiations, a union spokesman said the only issue separating the sides involves player appearances at charity events. But WNBA spokesman Mark Pray...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/29/nba_260192.shtml
NBA
Goodyear workers in seven states go on strike

...maker, and the United Steelworkers union broke down late Saturday just before the contract expired at midnight, said union spokesman Curt Brown. "We're still pretty far apart," Brown said Sunday. "Our people are getting ready to pack up and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/21/biz_207088.shtml
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Washington governor calls for union vote on Boeing offer

...Boeing's latest contract offer to a vote.National union spokesman Frank Larkin said officials were exploring the idea...recommend Boeing's latest proposal to members. Local union spokesman Bryan Corliss said Boeing has withdrawn the offer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-13/washington-governor-calls-
Postal workers unions protest Staples program

...Union objects, because it says well-paid union workers have been replaced by low-wage nonunion workers. (A union spokesman said postal workers make $25 an hour on average, far more than retail clerks.) The union also worries it will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-24/postal-workers-unions-prot
Union appeals A-Rod's suspension

...formally appealed Alex Rodriguez's 211-game suspension Wednesday, sending the case to an independent arbitrator.Union spokesman Greg Bouris confirmed the appeal and said the players' association had no further comment.Rodriguez, who was back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-07/union-appeals-rods-suspe
Workers vote down contract

...nonmanagement employees at Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro and Plant Hatch near Vidalia,Ga. The contracts expired last month. Union spokesman M.O. Wallace declined to say why members rejected the proposed deal Monday. "The issues and the process are decided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/28/bus_266586.shtml
Business
Baseball suicide

...blamed each other for the work stoppages, but it's clear the players are at fault for the steroid controversy. Union spokesman Donald Fehr arrogantly told a U.S. Senate committee looking into steroid use by professional athletes that baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/14/edi_408699.shtml
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