Striking Caterpillar workers rejected the company's latest contract offer Wednesday, pushing the work stoppage into its 31st day.
According to a report published by Reuters, 620 of the plant's 800 employees voted on the proposal. It was rejected by 81 percent, the story said. A union official told the wire service that the raises offered were too small, especially given the increase in health care costs being proposed.
Read the full Reuters account: "Caterpillar workers reject contract; strike goes on"
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