President Obama To Unions: See You LaterCWA International President Larry Cohen charged that Democratic leaders had refused past requests to attach pro-union provisions to appropriations bills, but were allowing Republicans to use the FAA appropriation to force an anti-union change.
The leadership in the Senate didnt even see fit to include [the pro-labor NMB rule] in this gutting of the statute yelled Cohen. Our little crumb of an advancement is left as a rule, so the day that theres ever a Republican President elected theyre going to strip the rule. The statute will remain. Its worse than its ever been.