Since the announcement of the agreement, the union has continued its blackout of information on the terms of the contract settlement.
After quietly announcing a deal this weekend, the USW will force Bradken workers to vote on it on Monday in an attempt to end their two-week strike.
A western Pennsylvania specialty steelmaker is moving forward with plans to hire replacements for the 1,300 steelworkers that went on strike this past Tuesday.
1,300 steelworkers at 9 mills in five states went on strike Tuesday morning against Allegheny Technologies Inc., in what many workers see as a continuation of a years-long struggle which included a lockout by the company in 2015-2016.
Workers at Bradken steel mill in Atchison, Kansas enter second week of strike while USW imposes isolation
The Bradken strike started just over one week before over 1,000 workers at Allegheny Technologies, Inc. in Pennsylvania are set to go on strike this Tuesday.