Unions Retain Few Original Supporters
Created on August 30, 2016
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Sources: Heritage Foundation calculations using data on union election votes from the National Labor Relations Board, and data on the job tenure of unionized employees and total union membership from the Current Population Survey. See appendix for details.
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Tags: unions, unelected, representation