Critics say Sherman overlooks that being an exclusive representative isn’t the only way unions can organize. Member only unions aren’t obligated to represent nonmembers or anyone not paying dues or fees. The downside is they lose monopoly rights which block other labor groups from trying to organize established bargaining units.
“These Senators must value a campaign contribution much more than freedom and flexibility for workers across the country,” Jeremy Adler, communications director for the conservative nonprofit America Rising Squared, told InsideSources. “Sponsoring legislation that would force Americans to give more of their hard-earned money over to Big Labor proves that for these liberals, helping special interest donors is more important than creating jobs and increasing wages for constituents.”
September 28, 2017