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Shell to Union Workers: Show Up for Trump or Else

1 month ago   |   By Newser

Union workers at a Pennsylvania petrochemical plant had two choices: Show up for President Trump's speech and get paid or skip the day and lose the pay, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Royal Dutch Shell explained it to union leaders in a memo, saying attendance was "not mandatory" at the Tuesday...
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Shell workers in Pennsylvania say they were told to either attend a recent Trump event, or not get paid

Shell workers in Pennsylvania say they were told to either attend a recent Trump event, or not get paid

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Workers at a new Shell plant in Pennsylvania say were told they had to attend a speech by President Donald Trump in order to get paid, according to a report from the Pittsburg Post-Gazette.
Workers were also told "no yelling, shouting, protesting or anything viewed as resistance will be tolerated at the event. An underlying theme of the event is to promote good will from the unions. Your building trades leaders and jobs stewards have agreed to this."
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Shell Union Workers Had to Choose Between Attending President Trump's Speech or Losing Pay: Reports

Shell Union Workers Had to Choose Between Attending President Trump's Speech or Losing Pay: Reports

1 month ago   |   By Time

Union workers at a Royal Dutch Shell's manufacturing facility in western Pennsylvania were told that they had to attend President Donald Trump's speech on Tuesday - or take the day off without pay, reports say.
The Pittsburgh Gazette reported that a contractor sent a memo to union leaders that the employees' attendance at a Shell Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex in Monaca, Pennsylvania was “not mandatory.” However, a supervisor for the contractor wrote that only employees who arrived at the hours-long event would receive pay, writing, “NO SCAN, NO PAY.”
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