Franchising has been a great way to own a piece of the American Dream.
America allowed me to dream big.
Less than ten percent of currently unionized employees ever voted for their unions.
H-1B workers (like virtually all workers on temporary employment visas) have no real way to influence even their own work standards.
The practice of replacing American workers with cheaper H-1B guest workers is widespread.
For years, the EEOC has doggedly pursued litigation against companies whose background check procedures it deemed too expansive and discriminatory.
Unlike Wal-Mart, thousands of businesses that operate as franchises don’t control the wages and hours of the people who work at the outlets that license their logos.
A minimum wage earner without paid sick days is, in fact, a sub-minimum wage earner.
It is rare that our federal government has an opportunity to both serve people better and save taxpayers money.
That the Chamber is opposed to modernizing the election process is a canard to distract from actual substantive changes in the rule.