Today labor activist Jonathan Tasini raises in this blog post the withdrawal by U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter (R-Pa.) of support for the Employee Free Choice Act, promoted as making it easier for unions to organize members. Specter's move is seen as a big setback for the bill. As recently reported here, Rep. Peter King of Seaford is another Republican who had supported the measure in the past but does not now.
Friday, March 27, 2009
Union organizing law: Ditched in the Senate?
Union organizing law: Ditched in the Senate?Newsday.com