Let’s get this show on the road (or off the rails?) 🛤

swine o'clock Nov 29, 2022

🧾 Nearly 200 agricultural organizations sent a letter to Congressional leaders and a coalition of over 300 national, state, and local trade associations have called for President Joe Biden’s action. They are urging for measures to engage with railroads and unions to avoid a national rail strike during the holiday season, which would undoubtedly impact the US economy and raise inflation even further!

    • There are 12 rail unions that have to vote on the tentative contract agreement. So far, six have voted to ratify the agreement, two rejected it, and four have yet to vote.

    • Click here to read more about the latest updates, and here to further understand the railroad situation.