Congress Passes Bill Overriding Union ‘Card Check’ Measure

The U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday passed a bill that would override the National Labor Relations Board’s recent ruling to shorten the time frame for union elections and allow for the formation of micro-unions in the workplace, an element of the Employee Free Choice Act, known as “Check Card,” according to Nation’s Restaurant News. The National Automatic Merchandising Association, along with other foodservice organizations, opposed the Employee Free Choice Act. For the full story, click here