The State of Things
10:25 am
Fri October 31, 2008

Smithfield Settlement

WUNC Reporter Dave DeWitt joins host Frank Stasio to discuss the case and what the settlement means for unions in North Carolina.

Smithfield Foods and the United Food and Commercial Workers settled a federal racketeering lawsuit this week. Now the nearly five thousand workers at the plant in Tar Heel will have another chance to vote on union representation.

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