Union members plan to picket Gov. Inslee speech in Lynnwood

The Seattle TimesFebruary 5, 2014 


Boeing machinists cheer to the news that the proposed contract was turned down and jeer at the union president Tom Wroblewski in the headquarters of the Boeing machinists union (District 751) in Seattle, Nov. 13, 2013.

PETER HALEY — Staff photographer

Some Boeing Machinists, still angry about the recent contract vote that secured production of the 777X in Washington state, plan to picket an aerospace conference Gov. Jay Inslee will speak to Wednesday night.

“Governor Inslee disrespected union members and acted against the labor community who he has promised to protect,” Shannon Ryker, a member of Machinists 751 said in a statement.

Ryker said she wasn’t sure how many people would show up for the picket.


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