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SCOTUS strikes blow against union rights of public employees

5-4 court majority ignores appeals from USCCB, unions in Janus v AFSCME

In a dramatic decision announced June 27, a narrow supreme court majority overturned decades of law and found that workers represented by public sector unions have a new constitutional right – the right not to pay union dues or fees. Read more

SHARED VALUES: A Report on AFL-CIO and Catholic Conference Activity in the State Legislatures

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The Catholic Church and the U.S. labor movement share similar…