Confirmed: Spencer Clawson No Longer Works at Union Pacific

Big Brother Spencer Clawson Fired
Spencer is canned by Union Pacific?
An Arkansas newspaper reported that Big Brother 15's Spencer Clawson no longer works at Union Pacific Railroad.

Although you need a subscription to sign in to the article, tbbr.us reports the article gives a statement from Union Pacific. It reads:

“Union Pacific no longer employs Spencer Clawson,” explained the most recent statement, adding, “Consistent with the company’s employment policy and privacy concerns, we do not provide details about personnel matters.”

No word on if it was the controversy inside the Big Brother 15 house that caused Spencer's dismissal or if it was an outside matter. (Although I had assumed he was fired, the statement does not indicate if Spencer was fired of if he left on his own terms.)

Update - The entire newspaper article:

OFF TRACK: Remember Spencer Clawson of Conway, who competed on last season’s CBS reality show Big Brother?
Clawson, 31, made it as far as one the final three contestants but also was criticized for controversial comments he made on the show, including homophobic remarks, praising Adolf Hitler’s speaking abilities and repeatedly using an obscene word to refer to women. In response, officials with Union Pacific Railroad, where he worked as an engineer in North Little Rock, issued several statements regarding Clawson, who’d taken an unpaid leave of absence to appear on the show.
On July 6, the company stated, “The values represented by Spencer Clawson’s comments during the Big Brother show do not at all align with Union Pacific’s values.”
Union Pacific issued another statement Sept. 18 that said before Clawson would be allowed to return to active duty from his leave, a formal investigation would be held under the terms of a collective-bargaining agreement to determine the facts involving his behavior on the show and online live feeds.
The latest?
“Union Pacific no longer employs Spencer Clawson,” explained the most recent statement, adding, “Consistent with the company’s employment policy and privacy concerns, we do not provide details about personnel matters.”
Since returning home in September, Clawson has tweeted often; his Twitter posts include mentions of his time on the show, the rental property he’s renovating, Halloween photos of him in a chicken suit, and photos with locals who’ve run into him in stores, restaurants and sporting events.
Clawson, contacted by phone Wednesday, asked to be called back later that day. When this columnist did, he didn’t answer.

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