With Mediator Assistance, Steelworkers and W Va Casino Reach Last-Minute Tentative Agreement

//With Mediator Assistance, Steelworkers and W Va Casino Reach Last-Minute Tentative Agreement

With Mediator Assistance, Steelworkers and W Va Casino Reach Last-Minute Tentative Agreement

Release date: 10/6/2015

With help from a federal mediator,  representatives of the United Steelworkers and Mardi Gras Casino in Cross Lanes, WV have reached a tentative agreement in a dispute over health care premiums, according to news media reports.

FMCS Commissioner Clifford Crum provided mediation to the two sides in talks that resulted in a tentative settlement Sunday afternoon.  According to media reports, the casino’s 200 employees voted to reject a contract offer on Friday.

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2015-10-06T13:04:27+00:00