|How Strong Labor Unions Help Everyone|
|Business & Jobs|
|Written by Democratic Party of Wisconsin, Brandon Weathersby|
|Wednesday, 07 September 2016 09:32|
A new study shows that if unions were stronger, wages would be higher for union members and nonmembers alike.
MADISON - A new study from the Economic Policy Institute finds the decimation of Unions, as we have seen in Wisconsin, has led to a decline in wages for all workers - union members and non members alike. Organized labor promotes good wages for all employees by creating competition across the job market. We must stop the assault we have seen from Republicans on unions and recognize they play a key role wage growth.
Read excerpts from the article below.
“I’m in a union. You’re welcome.” How having strong labor unions helps everyone who works earn more