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Auburn U. Tiger Transit drivers vote to unionize

Posted on May 4, 2015

AUBURN, Ala. — The Tiger Transit drivers of Auburn University have voted to unionize in attempt to get more affordable health care, higher wages and respect in the workplace, The Plainsman reported.

Transit drivers voted April 10, 74 in favor of unionizing, and 22 opposed, the report said.

Rex Huffman, manager of Tiger Transit of Auburn University, said the contract will be worked out with First Transit, the company that hires the drivers and negotiates their pay, according to The Plainsman.

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