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Pension Holders Push Boeing Machinists Toward Deal

Six political leaders have urged machinists in the Puget Sound to accept a proposed contract from Boeing that moves them away from a fixed-payment pension plan — even though the officials have the same type of retirement package.

CBS Seattle–12/31/2013

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Boeing: Union Vote Will Decide Fate Of Jobs

Boeing Co. told political leaders in the Puget Sound on Monday that this week’s vote by Machinists will determine the fate of some jobs on the new 777X airplane.

CBS Seattle–12/30/2013

file photo of Boeing factory in Everett (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Nader To Boeing: Squeezing Pensions Is ‘Unseemly’

In an open letter to Boeing CEO Jim McNerney, Ralph Nader said the company’s effort to squeeze worker pensions and pay is “unseemly.” He cited McNerney’s salary as one reason and the tax advantages the company is receiving as another.

CBS Seattle–12/27/2013

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Talks Collapse Between Boeing, Machinists

Local machinists spokesman Bryan Corliss said Friday that the company withdrew its latest contract offer after union leaders told Boeing Co. they could not recommend the proposal to members.

CBS Seattle–12/13/2013

The International Association of Machinists District 751 rejected the Boeing proposal by a two thirds margin. (Getty Images)

Missouri Offers 24-Hour Shifts, $1.7B In Incentives For Boeing

Missouri’s bid for a Boeing assembly plant could include more than $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades if the airplane manufacturer adds thousands of jobs, according to new details given to lawmakers Tuesday.

CBS Seattle–12/03/2013

The International Association of Machinists District 751 rejected the Boeing proposal by a two thirds margin. (Getty Images)

Alabama Officials Wooing Boeing Aircraft Plant

State and local leaders are working to lure a Boeing Co. aircraft assembly plant to the Huntsville area.

CBS Seattle–11/20/2013

The outside decal of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Boeing May Move 777X Out Of Washington State

Boeing’s history in the Pacific Northwest dates back more than a century, when William Boeing purchased a Seattle shipyard that would become his first airplane factory.

CBS Seattle–11/15/2013

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