Amazon Labor Union president says he’s been contacted by over a hundred Amazon facilities and a national call is in the works.

By Max Zahn, Yahoo

Employees at more than 100 U.S.-based Amazon (AMZN) facilities have contacted Amazon Labor Union (ALU) President Chris Smalls about unionizing their workplaces since a historic union victory at a warehouse on Staten Island a week ago, Smalls told Yahoo Finance on Friday.

Smalls, a former Amazon warehouse worker who led the organizing campaign on Staten Island, said he plans to hold a “national call” with employees at the Amazon facilities within the next two weeks.

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When asked whether he intends to visit some facilities in person and assist them with organizing, Smalls said, “Absolutely.”

Smalls’ remarks come a day after a filing from Amazon became public, revealing the company’s plans to formally object to the union election at an 8,000-worker warehouse on Staten Island. Amazon will allege that the ALU and the National Labor Relations Board illegally interfered with the vote by compromising the right of employees to a free and fair election, the filing said.

The filing alleges that the ALU threatened and coerced workers into casting a “yes” vote, and interfered with workers while they stood in line to vote.

ALU did not respond immediately to a request for comment about the company’s planned objections.

Eric Milner, a lawyer representing the ALU, previously told the Associated Press that the planned objections are “patently absurd.”

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