You are being redirected to the story the piece of content is found in so you can read it in context. Please click the following link if you are not automatically redirected within a couple seconds:

Wal-Mart Warns of Democratic Win [USA]

Author: Ann Zimmerman and Kris Maher, Wall Street Journal, Published on: 1 August 2008

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is mobilizing its store managers and department supervisors around the country to warn that if Democrats win power in November, they'll likely…[pass the Employee Free Choice Act] to make it easier for workers to unionize companies…"If anyone representing Wal-Mart gave the impression we were telling associates how to vote, they were wrong and acting without approval," said David Tovar, Wal-Mart spokesman...Other companies...[including] Cintas are also making a case against the legislation to workers…"We feel it's important that our employee partners fully understand the implications that the Employee Free Choice Act could have on their work environment and benefits," said Heather Trainer, a Cintas spokeswoman…The bill was crafted by labor as a response to more aggressive opposition by companies to union-organizing activity...Business-backed organizations are also [opposing the bill]...including the Coalition for a Democratic Workplace...the Employee Freedom Action Committee...the U.S. Chamber of Commerce...

Read the full post here

Related companies: Cintas Walmart