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Amazon Employees Vote to Reject Union

Business Week Wednesday 15th January, 2014

Amazon.com will not, it turns out, be getting its first labor union ever in the United States. On Wednesday night, a majority of a group of 27 technicians at an Amazon fulfillment center in Middletown, Del., voted to reject an initiative to form a union under the auspices of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, according to John Carr, a spokesman for the IAMAW. The vote was 21 to 6. "That number is a clear reflection that the tactics Amazon and their law firm employed were very effective," Carr said. "Under the intense pressures these workers faced on the shop f...


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