Local 947, Boilermakers

Health, Hospitality & Service Workers

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The dramatic decline in union membership over several decades–in large part the result of deliberate, effective, and often illegal tactics by employers–has a substantial negative impact on the welfare of all American workers. Organized labor not only protects and strengthens the rights of union workers, it is the most powerful voice for fair treatment of all employees and the most effective check on corporate influence in Congress and legislatures across the nation.