Hundreds take part in local show of solidarity, as talks with big steel companies heat up across the United States
“We’re just not engaged in meaningful negotiation,” Dowling says. “And the clock is ticking.”
CEO of U.S. Steel promises shutdown is only temporary.
The Granite City School District has a measure on the April 7 ballot calling for a property tax increase to maintain current academic standards.
Over 2,000 workers would be impacted.
Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart said he’s on board for tightening regulations on imported steel from South Korea.
Agreement involves Granite City Works in Granite City, Illinois.
Gary W. Hildreth of Granite City, just finished his shift at U.S. Steel when he crossed 20th Street to get to his car.