Businesses should stand up and fight the Card Check Bill

Powers, Sharon
December 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);12/1/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 48, pP29
The author offers her opinions regarding the Employee Free Choice Act. She says that the Employee Free Choice Act or Card Check Bill was passed in the U.S. House of Congress but was turned down in the Senate. This bill is foremost in organized labor's priorities in 2009 because it will mitigate the substantial decline in union membership and make union organization easier.


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