Hilton picketing continues for second day

October 22, 2010 10:37:45 AM PDT
Hundreds of Hilton Chicago hotel workers were picketing for the second consecutive day Sunday.The demonstrators launched a three-day walk-out Saturday. Union officials say they are protesting the hotel chain's efforts to "lock workers into cheap recession contracts."

The union represents approximately 600 housekeepers, dishwashers, cooks and other hotel workers. They plan to return to work Tuesday.

The Hilton Chicago says it is operating normally.