Bob McDevitt, President of Local 54, who says that workers made sacrifices if the casino industry’s chips had been down and he wants these
Atlantic City is facing industrial action at five of its eight casinos, as workers voted overwhelmingly to strike on July 1 unless employment agreement negotiations can be https://rubetting.club resolved.
Members of Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union were 96 percent and only the walkout at Bally’s, Caesars, Harrah’s while the Tropicana. The union had already voted to authorize an attack at Carl Icahn’s Trump Taj Mahal last month, although it’s not clear whether it will be within the July 1 action.
Meanwhile, Borgata, Golden Nugget, and Resorts have actually been exempted because negotiations are progressing, the union said.
Sacrifices Made In Atlantic City
‘Today thousands of workers from Tropicana, Caesars, Bally’s and Harrah’s voted to authorize a strike on July 1 should they don’t have a contract that is fair’ said Bob McDevitt. ‘we have told the ongoing businesses we can be found days, evenings, and weekends to negotiate.
‘The ball’s in their court, he added. ‘They need to provide these workers a contract that is fair. We threw in the towel a great deal when times were bad, now they need to give back to us. that they are making money,’
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