Document Type

White Paper


University of Maine Bureau of Labor Education

Publication Date

Fall 2008

Publisher location

Orono, Maine

Abstract/ Summary

There has been growing controversy over a proposed new labor relations law called the Employee Free Choice Act (EFCA), also known as the “card check” bill. This briefing paper provides an overview of the Employee Free Choice Act, its context and rationale, and its implications for both workers’ abilities to organize and democratic rights in the workplace.


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