Commentators across the nation are calling the new Boeing contract a “turning point” in the status of the middle class – but not the good kind. The deal squeaked by in a close vote by Boeing machinists (approved 51-49) to lock in a major aircraft construction contract for the Seattle area; yet...
Claiming that future jobs are at stake in Washington state, several local political leaders  urged the Boeing Machinists union to vote in favor of the divisive contract following a meeting Monday with Boeing Commercial Airplanes CEO Ray Conner. “We have an opportunity to either grow the aerospac...