There is some noise among the media outlets about Big Labor’s unrest in endorsing a candidate, particularly Hillary Clinton. Our take: it mostly just that - noise. When the primaries are over, the spigot’s will continue to fill the Democrat coffers. The Teamsters for Trump - really?
As with the Employee Free Choice Act during the original Obama campaign season, new labor bills are surfacing. This time, both sides of the aisle are throwing new bills on the table designed to take labor law in complete opposite directions.
The Employee Rights Act has been out for a while and is designed to protect employees by ensuring a secret vote, providing for union recertification, and many other reforms to outdated labor law. Recently, Big Labor shill Bernie Sanders rolled out the so-called “Workplace Democracy Act,” basically a warmed over EFCA.