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Unions Look for Payback In the 'Lame Duck' Congress

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Unions Look for Payback In the 'Lame Duck' Congress

12.01.10 09:47 AM

We knew the unions wouldn’t let the lame duck session pass by without extracting some big payback for all the time, effort, and money they put into creating the Democratic congressional majority.

The unions are now making their first big push for lame duck payback, and it’s S. 3194, the so-called "Public Employee-Employer Cooperation Act." Per usual, it has a wonderful name that is more or less the opposite of what the bill actually is—an unnecessary, expensive, and harmful bill that would force state and local governments to recognize union bosses as the exclusive bargaining agents for public-safety workers. A vote on may come later this week.

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