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Letters to CongressMar 08, 2021 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter on H.R. 842, the "PRO Act"

This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, opposing H.R. 842, the "Protecting the Right to Organize Act (PRO) Act."

Letters to CongressSep 23, 2020 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter on H.R. 4447, "Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act"

This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, opposing an Amendment expected to be offered by Rep. Abby Finkenauer to H.R. 4447, the "Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act."

Letters to CongressFeb 03, 2020 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Key Vote Alert! Letter on H.R. 2474, the "Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act"

This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to the U.S. House of Representatives, opposing H.R. 2474, the "Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act."

Letters to CongressFeb 03, 2020 - 10:30am

Coalition Letter on H.R. 2474, the "Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act"

This Coalition letter was sent to the U.S. House of Representatives opposing H.R. 2474, the "Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act."

Letters to CongressMay 16, 2019 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter Opposing H.R. 2474, "Protecting the Right to Organize Act"

This letter was sent to the U.S. House of Representatives, opposing H.R. 2474, the “Protecting the Right to Organize Act.”

Above the FoldJun 12, 2015 - 10:15am
Scaffolding surrounds the U.S. Capitol dome.

Setting Things Straight: TPA, Immigration, the Minimum Wage, and WOTUS

With TPA Congress establishes requirements for the White House to consult with legislators during trade negotiations.

Above the FoldSep 19, 2014 - 12:30pm

The Domino’s Effect

A recent California Supreme Court decision in support of a Domino's franchisor should be studied by the NLRB before it moves ahead on a rumored expansion of the “joint employer” standard.

Above the FoldSep 08, 2014 - 11:15am

Street Theater Thursday

Labor protestors were up to their typical antics on September 4 with demonstrations at fast food restaurants calling for $15/hour wages and union recognition. Notwithstanding the street theater and made-for-media stunts, including deliberate efforts by participants to be arrested, these union-backed protests did not exactly live up to their organizers’ promises.

Above the FoldAug 25, 2014 - 9:00am

If Labor Law Ain’t Broke, Don’t “Fix” It

There are clear indicators that the NLRB intends to overturn its long-standing “joint employer” standard—a move that could redefine what it means to be an employer and unleash a flood of complications for America’s job creators.

Above the FoldAug 07, 2014 - 3:15pm

Mistakes on the Lake in Indiana

While legal tugs-of-war over right-to-work typically have not borne much success for unions, particularly in federal courts, that fact has not kept them from concocting various theories as to why right-to-work laws should be invalid.