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Settlement reached with Port Security Officers will assure good jobs for Portland working families

PORTLAND, Ore. – Security Officers at the Port of Portland signed an agreement with officials Saturday evening just 12 hours before a looming 6a.m. Sunday strike deadline that threatened to shut the Port over a dispute involving the possible outsourcing of good-paying security jobs. Today’s settlement will prevent the outsourcing of Security Officer jobs at […]