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    Default Scalia’s golden chance to kill unions

    I am not sure I follow this completely but it is obvious this is not a good thing.

    A Supreme Court case to be heard this month could deal another body blow to the embattled U.S. labor movement. The case, Harris v. Quinn, offers the court’s conservative majority a chance to make so-called “Right to Work” the law of the land for millions of public sector workers.
    And it targets one of the most effective ways unions have grown their ranks – getting governors to classify the growing ranks of taxpayer-funded home care workers as public employees with unionization rights – and a decades-old precedent that the 2012 Knox v. SEIU case suggests justices may be itching to overturn. If the Court strikes that 1977 (Abood) precedent – that workers in union workplaces can be required to pay fees for “collective bargaining activities,” though not for “ideological activities unrelated to collective bargaining” – unions fear further defunding, diversion, division, and discrimination will follow.
    Scalia’s golden chance to kill unions - Salon.com
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    Default Re: Scalia’s golden chance to kill unions

    Good ole Regan made a big mistake appointing this guy to the bench .

 

 

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