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News From: PRO Act

by Brian Young | on Jul 20, 2021

Senate Dems to Include Important PRO Act Provision in Budget Bill

With the PRO Act seemingly stuck in the mud, lacking a majority of Democratic Senators' support and lacking any Republican Senators supporting it, Democratic Senators are coming up with a way to...

by Guest Post | on Jun 24, 2021

The Limits of Labor Law and What the PRO Act Can Fix

This article was written by the IBEW Media Center. America’s current labor law leaves much to be desired from the worker’s perspective, according to new research from the Economic...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 16, 2021

Majority of Voters Support the PRO Act

The PRO Act is a transformational bill that would rewrite labor law to give workers a fairer chance against their bosses. It would do things like outlaw right to work and make it easier to get a...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 05, 2021

CWA to Host Huge PRO Act Webinar Thursday

As the debate over the PRO Act heats up, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) are holding a webinar to inform their members about the important bill. The Protect the Right to Organize (PRO...

by Brian Young | on Apr 29, 2021

100 Days of Helping Workers

Thursday, April 29th marked the 100th day that Joe Biden has been President of the United States. The first 100 days have been used as a benchmark since President Franklin Roosevelt on how successful...

by Brian Young | on Apr 28, 2021

AFL-CIO Launches PRO Act Ads in Arizona

The AFL-CIO launched a major, bilingual ad campaign in Arizona this week, airing statewide television and radio ads promoting the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act. The advertising campaign...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 23, 2021

Unions to Dems: No PRO Act, No Money

With the PRO Act still short of the votes that are needed to pass the PRO Act, unions are ramping up the pressure on undecided Senators to get the bill passed. This includes a week of action and a...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 19, 2021

Senator Manchin Announces Support for PRO Act

On Friday, UCOMM reported on Maine Senator Angus King signing on to support the PRO Act. Just days later, Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) has announced that he will become the 47th Senator to sign on to...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 16, 2021

Angus King Signs on to Support PRO Act

To pass the PRO Act Democrats must get all 50 of their Senators on board with the bill. That effort made some progress as Senator Angus King, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats, signed on...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 05, 2021

PRO Act Day of Action Thursday

The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act is perhaps the most important piece of labor legislation since the 1940s. The PRO Act would reshape labor law to equal out the playing field, make it...

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