Paul Hodes on Unions

Last Updated : Sep 28, 2010

Summary

In a campaign video, Congressman Hodes states that he supports the Employee Free Choice Act, which would eliminate the secret ballot in a groups election to form a union, allowing union bosses to check the cards of those voting.

 

Campaign Video

 

Campaign Video - Issues

Voting Record

The Employee Free Choice Act

In March of 2007, the House voted on passage of the Employee Free Choice Act. The legislation passed the House 241-185. Paul Hodes voted in favor of the Employee Free Choice Act.

Paul Hodes voted in favor of the Employee Free Choice Act.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

Session-110; Bill Number-H R 980; Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2007 - Cosponsor

To provide collective bargaining rights for public safety officers employed by States or their political subdivisions.

Session-110; Bill Number-H R 800; Employee Free Choice Act of 2007 - Cosponsor

To amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, to provide for mandatory injunctions for unfair labor practices during organizing efforts, and for other purposes.

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