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Labor Strike at Nuclear Plant Leads to Worries

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Labor Strike at Nuclear Plant Leads to Worries

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Labor Strike at Nuclear Plant Leads to Worries

Labor Strike at Nuclear Plant Leads to Worries

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In Texas, a state not known for a strong union presence, security workers at a federal nuclear weapons plant have been striking for nearly two months. The strike at Amarillo's Pantex plant has stretched on for so long that the U.S. Energy Department is concerned about the plant's vulnerability.