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September 21, 1991

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550 workers at the Frontier Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas go on strike over wages and benefits.  The longest hotel strike in U.S. history lasted 6 years, 4 months, and 10 days and when it was over, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals awarded the workers $3.5 million in back pay and pension credits.

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