Wednesday, February 11, 2009
Merc seeks $1.5 million cut in wages, benefits
According to the Guild, Mercury News negotiators said they need to find $1.5 million by cutting wages and benefits paid to union members annually due to the problems facing the company. The Guild's Web page quoted MediaNews negotiator Jim Janiga as saying that the company needs to “reduce expenses quickly, in a measured way, and in a lasting manner."
Posted by San Francisco Peninsula Press Club at 12:09 AM