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House Proceeding on Mar 1st, 2007 :: 5:47:46 to 5:49:09
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5:47:10 to 5:47:46( Edit History Discussion )

to tell you what i'm going to do today. i'm going to stand up and stand tall and i'm going to vote for every american worker and protect their right to have a secret ballot. i yield back.

Diana DeGette

5:47:46 to 5:48:01( Edit History Discussion )

Diana DeGette: the chairman: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from california. mr. -- the gentleman from california. the gentleman's time has expired. the gentleman from new jersey. mr. andrews: in closing

Diana DeGette

5:47:46 to 5:49:09( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Diana DeGette

Diana DeGette

5:48:01 to 5:48:29( Edit History Discussion )

Diana DeGette: i yield the balance of our time to the chairman of the committee, author of the bill, mr. mille national labor relations act. but it's revoked by employers. arbitrarily without reason, without

Diana DeGette

5:48:29 to 5:48:42( Edit History Discussion )

Diana DeGette: purpose. then they can insert those employees into a process that is well documented now of hundreds of thousands of employees over the last decade that have been punished and had retribution

Diana DeGette

5:48:42 to 5:48:56( Edit History Discussion )

Diana DeGette: and been harassed, lost pay, lost their homes, lost their jobs, lost their good shift, premium time. that's the record. that's the record. so the question is simply this. will we give these

Diana DeGette

5:48:56 to 5:49:09( Edit History Discussion )

Diana DeGette: employees a choice to decide do i get to have an nlrb election or do i want to choose this? 30% can have an election. takes 50% to have a charred check. your secret pal lot -- mr. mckeon, you

5:49:09 to 5:49:25( Edit History Discussion )

forgot to have the secret ballot for the decert. apparently you don't need one for that. just a card check. now we understand what's going on here. let's remember today the families find

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