Brothers and Sisters -
Voting was held January 21st and 22nd regarding strike authorization for LD 19-19 - Article XXII violation of National Contract, subcontracting of bargaining unit work without notification of the Local, which was denied at Step III.
Results are as follows:
FOR - 96.3%
AGAINST - 3.7%
The strike authorization had been approved.
These results have been reported to Secretary-Treasurer William J. Stackman and will be certified as the official results.
Thank you to the Exectutive Board, members of the Election Committee, and those that took the time to stop and vote over the last two days. If there are any questions regarding this vote, please contact your steward or a board member.
Workers at Momentive Performance Materials had given their lives to the chemical plant. The strike was supposed to save what little they had left.