The YES vote on the ups freight contract will be strong

Discussion in 'UPS Union Issues' started by futile process, Nov 10, 2018.

  1. This strike cheer leading is a bunch of empty talk. The contract will pass by large margin.
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  2. Big Package

    Big Package Handler

    With the contempt people have right now for the union and UPS, I dunno..
  3. Jackburton

    Jackburton Gone Fish'n

    Only if they are serving an all you can eat breakfast at the hall will you see a large turnout, otherwise it will be imposed
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  4. That's why you posted another (redundant) thread on the contract passing?
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    You've got a few hours left to post about how the vote will pass.
    Then you may have lots of time to post about why it should've passed.
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  6. Tony Q

    Tony Q Well-Known Member

    The vote turn out in 2013 was higher when they did it at the local union halls and it will be the same in 2018. UPS freight teamsters vote.
  7. Staydryitsraining

    Staydryitsraining Well-Known Member

    They dont have the numbers to cripple ups like small package does. They should vote yes.
  8. That's why they got offered the poor language they got the first time?

    Dont you think that all the powers that be know the score before the games starts?

    The rest is just fishing imo.
  9. cachmeifucan

    cachmeifucan Well-Known Member

    Stay strong freight
  10. over9five

    over9five Moderator Staff Member

    I keep saying the freight guys are the only ones with balls in this company.
    Don't lie down now!
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  11. You are correct but unfortunately I think the company is going to play hardball on this one.
  12. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Well it's up to us to back them up. Set the example that if you :censored2: with one of us then you :censored2: with all of us. When will we know the outcome , Monday?
  13. brown wiggler

    brown wiggler New Member

    As per the Teamsters website they will have a conference call to announce the results of the vote 9pm Eastern on Sunday night. And the next steps for whichever way the vote goes.
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  14. LagunaBrown

    LagunaBrown Well-Known Member

    Even with a yes vote on the 2nd go around some people will be laid off due to loss of volume. Be sure to thank TDU and the vote no Facebook page.
  15. LagunaBrown

    LagunaBrown Well-Known Member

    After pushing a hard vote no freight campaign
    Will TDU help freight guys now?

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  16. govols019

    govols019 You smell that?

    How do you suggest they "help" them?
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  17. I believe tomorrow night
  18. Great time of the year for the company to play hardball.

    If they strike I'm sure that drivers all over the country will be calling in for help with their over 70s...

    you know,

    to be safe and stay healthy.
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  19. You think that they are going to walk?
  20. 50/50.
    They're angry.
    I heard that they have major support if they do walk.
    That's all I can say.

    Ive found no one who replies to what the sticking point(s) may be so it's hard to quess.