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Union Power in a Pandemic

Union Power in a Pandemic

As the words “remote work,” “quarantine,” and “social distancing” were fixed into the public lexicon in the last year, millions of frontline workers, in grocery stores, warehouses, hospitals, retail shops, restaurants, and factories, have been forced to continue...

Clean Slate for Budget Reconciliation: How Democrats Can Reform Labor Rights, Even with the Filibuster

Clean Slate for Budget Reconciliation: How Democrats Can Reform Labor Rights, Even with the Filibuster

President Joe Biden’s ambitious pro-worker agenda is confronting a cruel legislative reality.  Thanks to the Senate filibuster—a parliamentary maneuver that blocks legislation indefinitely barring a 60-vote override—Democrats’ razor-thin Senate margins make it...