Railroad Strike Possibility Increases After Union Rejects Agreement

If you plan on buying presents for the holidays, you should do so now since come Election Day the potential for a railroad strike is growing after one of the unions rejected a deal negotiated last month between railroad companies and employee unions. If a railroad strike occurs, many lives will be disrupted due to disintegrating supply lines and a lack of diesel fuel. But at least the U.S.’s carbon footprint will be reduced.