white-collar workers http://www.kplu.org en Boeing engineers' strike in 2000 casts shadow over current talks http://www.kplu.org/post/boeing-engineers-strike-2000-casts-shadow-over-current-talks <p></p><p>Boeing engineers and the company are supposed to meet with a federal mediator today – but union leaders say the two sides are still far apart. Looming over the negotiations is a memory that's 13 years old, but still fresh for many.</p><p>In early 2000, Boeing engineers and technicians did what nobody expected them to do – walk off the job and stay off.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 7520 at http://www.kplu.org Boeing engineers' strike in 2000 casts shadow over current talks