2019-2020 National Right To Work Act Sponsors

2019-2020 National Right To Work Act Sponsors

Even during the coronavirus shutdowns, new co-sponsors have been added to the growing list of members of Congress supporting the National Right To Work Act: Senators Chuck Grassley (IA) and Richard Burr (NC), as well as Representatives Russ Fulcher (ID 01), Denver Riggleman (VA 05), and Glenn Thompson (PA 15). Now there are 94 co-sponsors in the U.S. House of Representatives and 25 co-sponsors in the U.S. Senate! Are your Members Of Congress on this list?

Support For Ending Forced-Dues Escalating

Support For Ending Forced-Dues Escalating

Thanks largely to aggressive grass-roots activism by members of the National Right to Work Committee, the number of congressional cosponsors of the forced-dues repeal legislation introduced in the U.S. House and Senate early this year continues to rise. S.525 and H.R.2571, respectively introduced early in the 2019-20 Congress by Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.), had a combined total of nearly 100 sponsors as this Newsletter went to press in early October. These essentially identical bills would not add a single word to federal labor law. Instead, they would simply repeal the current provisions in the federal code that authorize and promote the termination of employees for refusal to pay dues or fees to an unwanted union.