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Union Politics, Hennepin County-Style

Written by Jeff Johnson on July 1st, 2009. Posted in General

Board Votes Down Extension of “Card Check” in Hennepin County

One of the political issues that will soon dominate the news coming out of Washington, D.C. is “card check” (a.k.a. The Employee Free Choice Act), the proposed change to federal law which would, in essence, take away the right to a private ballot for employees in a union organizing campaign.

The Hennepin County Board yesterday had its own mini-battle over a very similar issue. Here’s the story: