- Boeing (BA) machinists have filed at least two unfair-labor charges against the plane maker over its threat to build the 777X outside of the Seattle area if a new labor deal wasn't approved.
- The machinists allege that Boeing impeded their rights to vote freely on a contract offer.
- They have also filed several charges against the international leadership of the International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers for carrying out a vote on the deal over the opposition of local union leaders and when many members were on vacation.
Machinists accuse Boeing of unfair labor practices
Jan 10 2014, 03:35 ET