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Two rail unions reject NJ TRANSIT contract that averted strike

Posted on May 2, 2016

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NEWARK, N.J. — A second NJ TRANSIT rail union rejected the offer that averted a March 13 strike with the railroad after a vote by members, NJ Advance Media reports.

On Friday, members of a different union representing locomotive engineers also voted to reject the contract. NJ TRANSIT officials said the vote doesn't mean a strike will be called immediately. Both ratification votes failed by narrow margins, according NJ Advance Media’s report. For the full story, click here.

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