Third time's the charm for John Deere workers: Strike ends after they say yes to a contract
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The month-long John Deere strike is over, with the 10,000 workers going back on the job after voting to ratify a new six-year contract on Wednesday.

The workers had rejected two prior proposed contracts before accepting the third offer their union leaders brought them. The new contract includes only “modest modifications” to the second offer, but that was enough to move from 55% against on the second offer to 61% in favor of the third offer, with 39% opposed. (The first contract offer...

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