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Tag: union safety

Aug.
5th

ELECTION: Don’t disparage candidate’s union ties

In the Pierce County Council District 7 race, some want to make an issue of Todd Iverson’s membership in his union. What is wrong with being in a union?

I am an airline pilot and have been for more than 30 years. I am a union member. Why should that matter? It should matter because it gives me the confidence to determine if my airplane is airworthy, if the weather is right for departure or landing, and myriad other issues of safety. If you fly with me, you can rest assured that I have checked everything and determined that we

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