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BP strike enters 2nd week; find support in politics

BP strike enters 2nd week; find support in politics

As United Steelworkers members working at BP Whiting Refinery enter into their second week of a nationwide strike, they're gaining support from national and local political leaders, some of whom have visited the picket lines formed at various gates to the sprawling complex. As United Steelworkers members working at BP Whiting Refinery enter into their second week of a nationwide strike, they're gaining support from national and local political leaders, some of whom have visited the picket lines formed at various gates to the sprawling complex. Some of the leaders said they support the workers' right to strike for safety reasons. Others are hoping for a quick resolution...

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