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S. 2810 - Workplace Democracy Act

Labor and employment. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Workplace Democracy Act

S. 2810 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Workplace Democracy Act
  • Workplace Democracy Act
  • Workplace Democracy Act
Sponsor
Bernard Sanders
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Labor and employment
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Alternative dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration
  • Business records
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Employment discrimination and employee rights
  • Federal preemption
  • Government information and archives
  • Labor-management relations
  • National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)
  • State and local government operations
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Major Actions
Introduced5/09/2018
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/09/2018
5/09/2018Introduced in Senate
5/09/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$319,225
$10,650
$372,400
$509,079
$788,980
$44,609
$1,071,065
$3,116,008
$0
7 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Workplace Democracy Act

7 organizations support this bill

American Federation of Teachers
AFT (2018, May 17). American Federation of Teachers Supports Workplace Democracy Act. Retrieved May 18, 2018, from American Federation of Teachers.
Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union
BCTGM (2018, May 9). BCTGM Strongly Supports the Workplace Democracy Act Introduced by Sen. Sanders. Retrieved May 11, 2018, from BCTGM.
Communications Workers of America
CWA (2018, May 10). Members of Congress Introduce Workplace Democracy Act to Restore Workers' Rights. Retrieved May 11, 2018, from CWA.
Economic Policy Institute
EPI (2018, May 9). The Workplace Democracy Act restores workers’ bargaining power. Retrieved May 10, 2018, from EPI.
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
IBT (2018, May 9). Teamsters Back Legislation Beefing Up Collective Bargaining, Organizing Rules. Retrieved May 10, 2018, from International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
National Nurses United
Kampf-Lassin, Miles (2018, May 10). Bernie Sanders Has a Sweeping Plan to Expand Union Rights and Workplace Democracy. Retrieved May 11, 2018, from National Nurses United.
United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America
United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (2018, May 10). Bernie Sanders (Re-)Introduces Workplace Democracy Act. Retrieved May 11, 2018, from United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America .

0 organizations oppose this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$2,000$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$113,780$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$10,125$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$47,200$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$55,750$0
John BoozmanRAR$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$82,650$0
Richard BurrRNC$0$0
Maria CantwellDWA$350$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$0
Ben CardinDMD$58,500$0
Tom CarperDDE$9,000$0
Bob CaseyDPA$102,954$0
Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$10,000$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$26,000$0
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$79,370$0
Tom CottonRAR$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$0
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$87,950$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$199,800$0
Dick DurbinDIL$49,500$0
Mike EnziRWY$1,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$19,250$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$50,000$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,000$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$64,075$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$87,200$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$76,450$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$69,800$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$67,000$0
John HoevenRND$2,000$0
Cindy Hyde-SmithRMS$0$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Doug JonesDAL$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$80,250$0
John KennedyRLA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$15,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$67,000$0
James LankfordROK$0$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$31,050$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,000$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$116,000$0
John McCainRAZ$0$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$77,700$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$73,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$80,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$2,000$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$8,250$0
Chris MurphyDCT$88,500$0
Patty MurrayDWA$26,605$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$53,250$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
David PerdueRGA$0$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$146,300$0
Rob PortmanROH$0$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$42,750$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$0$0
Bernie SandersIVT$78,100$0
Ben SasseRNE$2,000$0
Brian SchatzDHI$85,500$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$35,200$0
Tim ScottRSC$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$65,200$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Tina SmithDMN$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$54,800$0
Dan SullivanRAK$500$0
Jon TesterDMT$71,100$0
John ThuneRSD$1,000$0
Thom TillisRNC$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0
Tom UdallDNM$53,000$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$105,140$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$30,700$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$132,359$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$57,550$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$18,000$0
Todd YoungRIN$0$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$2,000$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$113,780$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$10,125$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$47,200$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$55,750$0
John BoozmanRAR$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$82,650$0
Richard BurrRNC$0$0
Maria CantwellDWA$350$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$0
Ben CardinDMD$58,500$0
Tom CarperDDE$9,000$0
Bob CaseyDPA$102,954$0
Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$10,000$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$26,000$0
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$79,370$0
Tom CottonRAR$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$0
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$87,950$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$199,800$0
Dick DurbinDIL$49,500$0
Mike EnziRWY$1,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$19,250$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$50,000$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,000$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$64,075$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$87,200$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$76,450$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$69,800$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$67,000$0
John HoevenRND$2,000$0
Cindy Hyde-SmithRMS$0$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Doug JonesDAL$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$80,250$0
John KennedyRLA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$15,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$67,000$0
James LankfordROK$0$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$31,050$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,000$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$116,000$0
John McCainRAZ$0$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$77,700$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$73,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$80,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$2,000$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$8,250$0
Chris MurphyDCT$88,500$0
Patty MurrayDWA$26,605$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$53,250$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
David PerdueRGA$0$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$146,300$0
Rob PortmanROH$0$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$42,750$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$0$0
Bernie SandersIVT$78,100$0
Ben SasseRNE$2,000$0
Brian SchatzDHI$85,500$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$35,200$0
Tim ScottRSC$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$65,200$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Tina SmithDMN$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$54,800$0
Dan SullivanRAK$500$0
Jon TesterDMT$71,100$0
John ThuneRSD$1,000$0
Thom TillisRNC$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0
Tom UdallDNM$53,000$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$105,140$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$30,700$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$132,359$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$57,550$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$18,000$0
Todd YoungRIN$0$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Teachers unions$1,071,065
Manufacturing unions$788,980
Food service & related unions$509,079
Communications & hi-tech unions$372,400
Teamsters union$319,225
Health worker unions$44,609
Consumer groups$10,650

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

$ Donated
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