June 25, 2009: On Tuesday, workers and community supporters rallied in front of Wells Fargo banks in 20 cities across the country to stop the closing of Quad Cities Die-Casting in Moline, Ill.
Members of the United Electrical Workers union are fighting to save 80 good union jobs at the family-owned company.
Wells Fargo has cut off credit to the manufacturer, even though it’s not in bankruptcy and its business is fundamentally sound.
Last year, Wells Fargo got $25 billion in federal bailout money.
You can help support workers at Quad Cities. Click here to send a message to Wells Fargo.
Click here to see pictures and videos from the rallies at the UE Illinois website.