WASHINGTON CHAINS, UNION AGREE TO TALK PAST DEADLINE orkers Union locals that are negotiating with Safeway, Kroger and Albertsons here on a new contract for clerks and meat handlers have agreed to continue talking past the May 2 expiration of the current contract. Talks were scheduled to resume May 5 and continue on a meeting-by-meeting basis thereafter, Mike Hatfield, president, UFCW Local 44, Mount Vernon, Wash., told SN last week. "Health care is a huge part of this, like it is ...

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