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For labor, small shifts, big wishes

Post Time:Aug 13,2009Classify:Industry NewsView:97

President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats haven't been able to deliver on one of labor's top priorities: passage of a bill that would make it easier for unions to organize more workers.

The Employee Free Choice Act is stalled in the Senate because of opposition from Republicans and moderate Democrats, plus many employers who say it would cost them money and in some cases force them to move operations overseas, according to an Aug. 8 report in The Wall Street Journal.

Read a Glass Magazine article on the Employee Free Choice Act.

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