Pilgrim’s Pride workers in Waco vote to unionize

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Workers at the Pilgrim’s Pride facility in Waco have voted to unionize.

They will be represented by the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 540.

AFL-CIO Secretary-treasurer Leonard Aguilar along with other union leaders had been busy passing out handbills recently to support the drive and called the vote ” overwhelming.”

The union and the company will now negotiate a first contract covering pay, benefits and working conditions.

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