31,000 striking Stop & Shop workers poised to get boost from Joe Biden

As a strike by 31,000 unionized Stop & Shop supermarket workers throughout the Northeast stretched into its seventh day Wednesday, Joe Biden was ready to speak up.
1:16 | 04/17/19

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Kenneth Bardem is devoted fifteen years of his life to Stop & Shop. His motion is part exhaustion mostly frustration. The company has taken away programs. Though we desperately need you know ward ago that the medical coverage that I blogs does Claxton field on both now in the hands of a collection agency. Last Thursday 31000. Union employees walked off the job. At issue changes to pensions wages and health care. Stop shop said today deductibles would not change and out of pocket maximum would only increase for some the union fired back writing the proposal would drastically increase out of pocket health care costs. You know that he on the side brought did you know that by strangers instead of being in this league and cold cuts pretty demoralizing. In his sixties since the strike began temporary workers at filled in at the nearly 250. Affected stores across New England. But deli seafood and bakery departments are closed parking lots are empty. And competitors are overwhelmed. Fifteenth and yesterday all US is that the issue of myself. And although. The reassure employees. We deserve it.

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