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Rand Paul Introduces National Right to Work Act

bucketomeat Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 6:07 PM
But, given the option to avoid paying dues, yet still benefit from gains produced by collective bargaining, e.g., 40 hour work week, the "weekend", what do you think people will choose...they'll choose to be free riders and effectively undermine the unions. This is about union busting, not freedom.

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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