NLRB says Jimmy Johns too quick with union restrains

A National Labor Relations Board says a Twin Cities Jimmy Johns sandwich franchise illegally fired and threatened workers for pushing for a union.
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A National Labor Relations Board says a Twin Cities Jimmy Johns sandwich franchise illegally fired and threatened workers for pushing for a union.

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