• Amazon union organizers deflated as vote tilts against them

    2 days ago - By Chron

    Amazon is heading into the final stretch of a union push in Bessemer, Alabama with a sizeable lead over labor organizers.
    With nearly half the ballots counted Thursday night, 1,100 warehouse workers had rejected the union while 463 voted in favor of it.
    The count will resume Friday morning in Birmingham, Alabama, where agents for the National Labor Relations Board are counting each vote by hand. The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union, which is organizing the Amazon workers in Bessemer, said that 3,215 votes were sent in - about 55% of the nearly 6,000 workers who were eligible to...
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  • Amazon takes early lead as union vote count gets underway

    Amazon takes early lead as union vote count gets underway

    2 days ago - By Stl Today

    Vote counting in the union push at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, is underway but a winner may not be determined until Friday.
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  • Counting strongly favors Amazon in warehouse union vote

    2 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    It's been a little over a week since union voting concluded for Amazon warehouse workers in Bessemer, Alabama. Things have been fairly quiet in the eye of the storm for most of it. That changed today, however, as vote counting began in earnest. Thus far, things are breaking pretty dramatically in the company's favor, following a hard-fought anti-union campaign .
    As of the end of the day, no votes have more than doubled the yeses, at 1,100 to 463. With counting resuming - and likely concluding - tomorrow, the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union, which would potentially serve as the...
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