ERIE: Largest Industrial Strike in Years at Former GE Factory

By Alex Meins On Monday, workers at Wabtec’s newly-acquired General Electric Transportation factory in Erie, PA, voted to go on strike. This represents the largest industrial strike to happen in the United States since the strike of 6,500 oil refinery workers in 2015. A total of 1,700 locomotive assembly workers have enthusiastically walked out to protest a 35% wage cut, blocking the gateways to the … Continue reading ERIE: Largest Industrial Strike in Years at Former GE Factory