Deere & Co. workers go on strike after rejecting contractMore than 10,000 Deere & Co. workers go on strike after rejecting contract. It is the first major walkout at the agricultural machinery giant in more than three decades. The vast majority of the union rejected a contract offer earlier this week. Deere is expecting to report record profits between $5.7 billion and $ 5.9 billion this year.
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Deere workers set to go on strike as UAW fails to reach deal
Earlier this month, the world's largest farm equipment maker and the UAW reached an agreement after weeks of negotiation on wages and other benefits, but 90% of the union's workers voted against the deal. A strike deadline of 23:59 CT on Wednesday (0459 on Thursday GMT) was set by the union. The workers understand that they had to make concessions on some benefits in the past and now they want to get some of it back at a time when Deere is doi…
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More than 10,000 Deere & Co. workers went on strike Thursday, the first major walkout at the agricultural giant in more than three decades.
Deere & Co. workers go on strike after rejecting contract
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — More than 10,000 Deere & Co. workers went on strike Thursday, the first major walkout at the agricultural machinery giant in more than three decades.The union had said its members would walk off the job if no deal has been reached Wednesday. The vast majority ...
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