SPEEA http://kuow.org en What The Trans-Pacific Partnership Could Mean For Washington http://kuow.org/post/what-trans-pacific-partnership-could-mean-washington <p>Ross Reynolds talks with Eric Shinfeld, president of the Washington Council on International Trade, about how he believes the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TTP) agreement will benefit Washington.</p><p>Meanwhile, Marcie Sillman speaks with <span class="st">Labor Representative </span>Stan Sorscher<span class="st"> at the Society for Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace (SPEEA)</span> Stan Sorscher. He explains why he believes the TPP will hurt Washington. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 00:36:27 +0000 Ross Reynolds & Marcie Sillman & Hannah Burn 27199 at http://kuow.org Boeing, SPEEA Contract Talks Take Positive Turn http://kuow.org/post/boeing-speea-contract-talks-take-positive-turn <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>After months of stalemate, Boeing and its engineering union say contract talks have taken a positive turn. In fact, both parties sent out identical statements Thursday saying talks are &ldquo;productive.&rdquo;</p><p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 19:57:55 +0000 Liz Jones 2547 at http://kuow.org Boeing, SPEEA Contract Talks Take Positive Turn Boeing Engineers Reject Contract Offer, Return To Bargaining Table http://kuow.org/post/boeing-engineers-reject-contract-offer-return-bargaining-table <p>Negotiators for the Boeing Company and its engineering and technical union are back at the negotiating table today. That’s after union members soundly rejected the company’s latest contract offer.</p><p>More than 21,000 members of SPEEA, the Society For Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace, voted by mail on the company’s contract proposal. When the votes were counted last night, 96 percent of engineers and 97 percent of technical workers had voted ‘no.’</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 22:28:55 +0000 Deborah Wang 939 at http://kuow.org Boeing Engineers Reject Contract Offer, Return To Bargaining Table