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Reid Statement On Judicial Ruling Against Union Election Rules

WASHINGTON –Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid issued the following statement after a district court overturned a rule issued by the National Labor Relations Board, which gives employees the same bargaining tools that CEOs possess. The court overturned the rule because it believed there was not a sufficient quorum after the board’s Republican member, Brian Hayes,…

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Reid Statement On Democrats’ Defense Of American Workers

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement after Senate Democrats unanimously rejected a Republican amendment that would have overturned a rule by the National Labor Relations Board. The rule removed frivolous obstacles corporate executives often use to block employees from forming a union. “Senate Democrats stood up for the right of working men…

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Reid: We Must Keep Independent Agencies Independent, Allow Them To Operate Freely And Without Political Pressure

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today regarding the National Labor Relations Board. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “In a partisan environment, there is the temptation turn every issue into a political issue.  We certainly live in one of those environments. “That’s regrettable, but far from unfamiliar.  Politics play…

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Reid: We Must Keep Independent Agencies Independent, Allow Them To Operate Freely And Without Political Pressure

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today regarding the National Labor Relations Board. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “In a partisan environment, there is the temptation turn every issue into a political issue.  We certainly live in one of those environments. “That’s regrettable, but far from unfamiliar.  Politics play…

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