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President Joe Biden speaks during an event to commemorate the 50 millionth COVID-19 shot, in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

President Biden released a video Sunday supporting the Alabama workers looking to organize a union at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer.

In the video, the President said, "Workers in Alabama – and all across America – are voting on whether to organize a union in their workplace. It’s a vitally important choice – one that should be made without intimidation or threats by employers. Every worker should have a free and fair choice to join a union."

If the effort succeeds in Alabama, it could lead to more Amazon workers organizing at locations across the nation. Amazon has a history of stopping unionizing efforts at its warehouses and Whole Foods grocery stores

Workers have until the end of March to vote on the union. A majority of the 6,000 employees in Bessemer have to vote 'yes' in order to unionize.

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