Kroger employees vote to authorize strike

By RealWV staff, Employees at Kroger’s grocery stores across three states voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike earlier today. According to the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 400 Union, “Members voted 1,375–214 (87%) to reject the company’s contract proposal and 1,347–229 (85%) to authorize a strike.” The union includes more than 3,000 Kroger employees. […]