Federal-Employee Unions and the Budget: Implications for Union Growth

Masters, Merick F.; Schoenfeld, Gerald
August 1988
Academy of Management Best Papers Proceedings;1988, p309
Conference Proceeding
The scope of bargaining is circumscribed in the federal sector. Therefore, federal-employee unions emphasize political action so as to influence Congress. We examine the impact of federal union political activity on congressional voting and find mixed support for such an impact.


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