Biggest U.S. rail union digs in on paid sick time, raising threat of strike
Workers at the largest U.S. rail union voted against a tentative contract deal, raising the possibility of a year-end strike that could strand vital shipments of food and fuel.
Consumers could pay price if railroads, unions can't agree
Consumers could quickly start seeing higher gas prices and shortages of some of their favorite groceries if railroads aren’t able to agree on contracts with al 12 of their unions
Largest railroad union rejects labor deal, raising risk of a crippling strike
Rank-and-file members of the nation's largest rail union, which represents the industry's conductors, rejected a tentative labor deal with freight railroads, the union announced Monday. That significantly raises the chance that major freight railroads crucial to the nation's economy could be brought to a halt by a strike early next month.
Railroad strike looms as largest freight union rejects Biden-brokered deal
An influential railroad workers' union on Monday rejected a labor deal brokered by President Biden, raising the threat of a crippling strike before the holidays.