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Anti-EFCA Group Bashes Gallup Poll

Gallup is out today with a poll that puts support for a new law that would make it easier for labor unions to organize workers at 53 percent, to only 39

Rian Mcconnell
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Last updated: Jul 31, 2020 | Mar 17, 2009

Gallup is out today with a poll that puts support for “a new law that would make it easier for labor unions to organize workers” at 53 percent, to only 39 percent who oppose it. Labor is touting the poll, but Save Our Secret Ballot, whom I wrote about last month, is having none of this.

“The Union’s poll is beyond worthless,” said SOSB National coordinator Tim Mooney, referring to Gallup. “The Union poll tested the concept of making it easier to join a union, not the language of the proposed legislation. Save Our Secret Ballot tested its actual constitutional language to guarantee a secret ballot for all elections including union organizing elections. While just a bare majority supported the conceptual Union position, an overwhelming 85 percent of voters favor the actual language of the amendment to constitutionally protect secret ballots.”

Rian Mcconnell | Rian is a Villanova University graduate who was born in DuBois, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia with a medical degree. His residency was at Thomas Jefferson and its associated Wills Eye Hospital, and he finished his education with fellowships in cataract and corneal surgery at the University of Connecticut. He has a vast experience in ophthalmic surgery, with a focus on cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, and laser refractive procedures. He serves on the board of Vision Health International, an agency that provides eye care and surgery to indigent patients in Central and South America, in addition to his surgical practice.

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