Stop The PRO Act
Unions and their allies are promoting a bill that would destabilize America’s workplaces and impose a long list of dangerous changes to labor law.
A proposal, called the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act (S. 420/H.R. 842), is a litany of almost every failed idea from the past 30 years of labor policy.
The PRO Act would undermine worker rights, ensnare employers in unrelated labor disputes, disrupt the economy, and force individual Americans to pay union dues regardless of their wishes.
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The PRO Act as introduced in the 117th Congress and passed by the House includes a number of new provisions that were not in the original bill. Members of Congress who co-sponsored the PRO Act in the 116th Congress should not feel bound to co-sponsor a different bill.
Read more about the PRO Act’s harmful provisions and contact your Senators to tell them to Stop the PRO Act.
- Jan 24, 2020PRO Act Delayed No More? House leaders reportedly promised that the PRO Act will be brought to the floor for a vote within the coming weeks.
- Dec 11, 2019PRO Act Delayed? According to a recent article, progressives and unions are getting frustrated that the Protecting the Right to Organize Act seems delayed.
- Nov 21, 2019Labor's Litany of Dangerous Ideas: The PRO Act This paper highlights the major changes to the established framework of labor and employment relations that organized labor has in mind with the PRO Act. While it is unlikely to become law in the current Congress, the PRO Act is a harbinger of things to come if the political winds shift in 2020.
- May 16, 2019The U.S. Chamber of Commerce strongly opposes H.R. 2474, the “Protecting the Right to Organize Act.” The U.S. Chamber of Commerce strongly opposes H.R. 2474, the “Protecting the Right to Organize Act.”
- May 07, 2019PRO Act Introduced in House On May 2, Democrats on the House Education and Labor Committee rolled out a bill that would radically rewrite American labor law.