Stripping Public Employees’ Rights

STRIPPING PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ RIGHTS FOR THE SAKE OF WISCONSIN BUDGET REPAIR: REALITY OR RHETORIC?

Monday, March 14 · 12:00pm – 1:30pm, Room 600

Please join us for a discussion of the collective bargaining measures proposed in Wisconsin, Tennessee, Indiana and Ohio that would weaken or eliminate collective bargaining rights of public employee unions and the long-reaching effects of these measures.

Moderator: Jamin Raskin, Professor of Law and Director of the Law & Government Program, American University Washington College of Law.

Panelists:

  • Michael Artz, Associate General Counsel for the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
  • Harold Datz, Former Chief Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)
  • John J. Sullivan, Associate General Counsel for Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
  • Robert Peck, Center for Constitutional Litigation, P.C.