The Impact of Unions on Public Policy

The latest Cato Journal takes on the topic of “Are Unions Good for America?” The journal features a number of good articles on issues of relevance nationally and in Pennsylvania.

As private sector unions continue to shrink, while government unions grow, union leadership increasing looks to government programs to bail them out. It is important to note the impact of these laws they push for and defend, and – as Gov. Rendell noted in his budget address – put good policy ahead of special interests.