Boeing machinist http://www.kplu.org en President Obama takes Boeing tour in Everett http://www.kplu.org/post/president-obama-takes-boeing-tour-everett <p>Speaking in Everett in the massive building where Boeing 787&#39;s are assembled,&nbsp; President Barack Obama praised the aerospace company for succeeding at keeping jobs in the United States. Sat, 18 Feb 2012 02:00:38 +0000 Paula Wissel 4199 at http://www.kplu.org President Obama takes Boeing tour in Everett 'Yes!' say Boeing machinists to contract; 737-MAX goes to Renton http://www.kplu.org/post/yes-say-boeing-machinists-contract-737-max-goes-renton <p>Boeing machinist union members said &#39;Yes&#39; by 74 percent to a new four-year contract &ndash; <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/secret-negotiations-boeing-net-several-key-deals-union">hammered out in secret</a> &ndash; that will bring jobs to build the newest version of Boeing&#39;s 737 to Renton.</p><p>The yes vote begins a new era for the aerospace company and its most contentious union, ushered in also by the union&#39;s promise to drop <a href="http://www.kplu.org/term/nlrb">a complaint it filed with the National Labor Relations Board</a>. That complaint has been the subject of Congressional hearings and hundreds of news stories around the world.</p><p> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 03:35:30 +0000 Vanessa Romo 3389 at http://www.kplu.org 'Yes!' say Boeing machinists to contract; 737-MAX goes to Renton