GUEST COLUMN: Employee Free Choice Act would empower workers to unionize

Tuesday, February 3, 2009 | 10:00 a.m. CST; updated 11:16 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, May 4, 2010

A core principle of democracy is to “let the voters decide.”  Yet an initiative petition filed here in Missouri aims to stop workers from democratically deciding how they would join a union in their workplace.