Why They Voted Union2014.12.15quote-vote

"They really just want a say in their working conditions. They’re concerned about health and safety issues.”

—Steelworkers official Daniel Flippo, quoted in the Montgomery (Ala.) Advertiser, about why a majority of workers at the GD Copper plant in Wilcox County voted for the union. The plant uses molton copper and a variety of dangerous chemicals to form tubing.