Once you hit 5 years you’re vested in the pension that’s not a small thingWinner
Many of us have been riding the MRA wave for far too long. It's good to create division. The union can't get out of its own way. My gripe is the way O'Brien cited tenured part-timers as a major issue in seeking public support. In the end, this group eats another turd sandwich. As you said, this problem has been festering and should have been addressed instead of used as a convenient talking point for the media.
The last contract was forced through, nobody voted for itPTers are the same crowd that did not vote at all for the current contract thereby screwing the entire labor group into a contract will probably not vote again and end up with a great contract and screwing the people who will vote!