and in good faith explaining they could no longer accept the performance, either negotiate or we sell the plant.
Union leadership, a bunch of bumpkins egged on by northeastern steelworker thugs demanded they stay strong and fight this obvious bluff.
After months of discussions and no compromise, the plant was sold off. Every employee was fired and asked to submit an application for rehire, under a new wage structure and few benefits.
No other job prospects in the area, these once proud union workers went back to work in the same jobs for half the pay. The union leadership held their ground and screwed their members.
This my friends is why manufacturing jobs are in China. Remember, pigs get fat, hogs get slaughtered.