TITLE

How California's Unions Beat Back "Paycheck Protection"

AUTHOR(S)
WHEATLEY-SCHALLER, CLARA
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
Social Policy;Fall2013, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article analyzes the political campaign prior to the ballot of November 6, 2012 that enabled California labor unions and Democrats to defeat a piece of legislation called Proposition 32 which would limit unions’ potential to support political candidates with funds. Attempts by conservative groups and Republican politicians to undermine the influence of the union movement in the United States are also discussed with particular focus given to the period since the 1990s.
ACCESSION #
91979354

 

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