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Biden, unions and railroad leaders fight for deal as shutdown looms

Biden, unions and railroad leaders fight for deal as shutdown looms

DETROIT/LOS ANGELES, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Biden administration officials held labor contract talks on Wednesday evening to avoid a possible rail shutdown that could disrupt freight shipments and hamper food supplies and fuel, but a small union rejected a deal and Amtrak called it all off. long-distance passenger travel. Railroads including Union Pacific (UNP.N), Berkshire …

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US railroads to suspend grain shipments ahead of possible shutdown - farm sources

US railroads to suspend grain shipments ahead of possible shutdown – farm sources

CHICAGO, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Some U.S. railroads will begin halting crop shipments on Thursday, a day before a possible work stoppage, an agricultural association and sources at two grain cooperatives said on Tuesday, threatening exports and producers. livestock feed deliveries. As farmers begin harvesting fall crops that are shipped to meat and biofuel producers, …

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