2) If less than half of the eligible members cast valid ballots, then a two-thirds (2/3) vote of those voting shall be required to reject such final offer and to authorize a strike. The failure of such membership to reject the final offer and to authorize a strike as herein provided shall require the negotiating committee to accept such final offeror such additional provisions as can be negotiated by it.
The word is OR.
There is a choice.
accept the offer OR...renegotiate
The other word of interest is final.
Has this offer been presented as the final offer?
Who determines if this was the final offer?
Does anyone know how many eligible voting members are in the JC10? I know there was almost 42000 votes and our supplement passed by 40622 voted yes and 1208 voted no. I was wondering what the JC10 turn out is.
"Hoffa has set the table to argue he is required to implement the contract under the Teamster Constitution. THIS IS SIMPLY NOT TRUE. It is time for our General President to stand with the members, not the company."