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Labor pains: Craig Becker's troubling prescription for long-term care facilities

Labor pains: Craig Becker's troubling prescription for long-term care facilities

Administrators at nursing homes and other long-term care facilities are awakening to the fact that while unions lost their battle in Congress for the Employee Free Choice Act—the "card-check" unionization law—they won their war to make organizing easier, now that Craig Becker has been appointed to the National Labor Relations Board.

Union members in Massachusetts may have ruined card-check bill's chance at passage, report says

The Employee Free Choice Act, a bill that would make it easier for unions to organize, is essentially dead for now, and labor groups may have played a big part in killing it, a recent news article suggests.