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Rand Paul Introduces National Right to Work Act

BabyChe'sCrushedSkull Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 6:06 PM
How is a law saying a person cannot be forced to join a union, if they don't want to, "making it harder to join and form unions". If unions are so flippin' wonderful, people should be lined up to join them. They shouldn't need the government to cooerce people into membership they don't want. Freedom of assembly means the freedom not to assemble as well.

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul introduced the National-Right-to-Work act this week. The legislation strips current labor law of forced unionisim language which can prevent some Americans who seek employement from obtaining a job.

"Every American worker deserves the right to freedom of association - and I am concerned that the 26 states that allow forced union membership and dues infringes on these workers' rights," Sen. Paul said  on his website. "Right to work laws ensure that all Americans are given the choice to refrain from joining or paying dues to a union as a condition for employment. Nearly 80 percent...

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