Alexander: NLRB “Seems Determined to Make the Jobs Picture Worse”

Says NLRB Proposal on Union Elections Would “Send Jobs Overseas”

Posted on June 21, 2011

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said today of the National Labor Relations Board’s proposal to shorten the time it takes to have union-organizing elections within companies:

“The NLRB seems determined to make the jobs picture worse. Encouraging rushed elections will incentivize employers to send jobs overseas instead of creating them at home.”

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