Cargill workers in Fort Worth, Texas, voted to join UFCW Local 540. There are more than 200 workers at the ground beef processing plant where they produce hamburger patties and sausage. Workers decided to come together for a union voice for several reasons.
Negotiations were conducted this week, with both sides spending substantial internal time in review and evaluation. More bargaining dates are planned for next week.
Watch for more information, stay strong, stay united, and always remember: Solidarity Works!
Posted: 08/14/2014 - Delivering a blow to McDonald's and other fast-food chain owners, the California State Assembly on Thursday passed a bill that would expand the rights of franchisees in their dealings with the brands under whose names they operate.