4 Articles by: Ross Grooters

Ross Grooters is a cochair of Railroad Workers United and a union locomotive engineer.

Railroad Engineer on the Imposed Contract: “It Really Fell Short of Railroad Workers’ Needs”

We spoke with a train engineer about President Biden undemocratically forcing a union contract on rail workers, the failures of rail unions’ leadership during negotiations, and why he thinks progressives in Congress should be “commended” for their role in pushing for seven paid sick days.