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Description: Leaders of the Telecommunications Workers Union have voted to begin a merger process with the Steelworkers union.

Source: Canadian Labour Reporter

Date: 11/28/2012


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Questions for discussion:

  • Consult the Related Links above: Who does the TWU represent?
  • Who does the USW represent?
  • What are the next steps in the merger process?
  • Consult your text: What are the pros and cons of such a merger?
  • Why do you think the TWU is taking this step at this time?
  • If you were a TWU member, how do you think you would vote?

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