Report: Crippling East Coast dockworker strike averted — for now

Sean Higgins

The Associated Press is reporting that the International Longshoremen’s Association’s contracts on the East and Gulf coast have been extended for 30 days, averting a potentially crippling strike to the nation’s shipping industry.

Published on NewsOK Published: December 28, 2012
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Sean Higgins

The Associated Press is reporting that the International Longshoremen’s Association’s contracts on the East and Gulf coast have been extended for 30 days, averting a potentially crippling strike to the nation’s shipping industry.

The New York Times has some background on the conflict here:

Click to read full article at Washington Examiner



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