Advertisement

General Electric's unions reject new contract with company

July 10, 2019 04:20 PM

General Electric's unions, including the one in Schenectady, have rejected a new contract with the company.

A majority of votes were cast for the contract, but several local unions voted against the deal.

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

Under union rules, there was enough of a protest vote to reject the contract.

The tentative agreement between union leaders and GE had agreed to wage increases spread across four years, and a compromise to control health care costs.

The two sides will now head back to the bargaining table.

Credits

WNYT Staff

Copyright 2019 WNYT-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Mueller to take center stage at Russia probe hearings

Police investigate an assault in Saratoga Springs

Albany community looks for ways to prevent gun violence

Army of volunteers join cleanup at overgrown Albany cemetery

USDA rule would cut food stamp benefits for 3.1 million

Advertisement