Great news for the USA
Membership in U.S. unions dips
By HOLLY ROSENKRANTZ
Unions represented 6.9% of employees in companies, down from 7.2% in 2009, according to data released Friday by the department's Bureau of Labor Statistics. Member rolls shrank to 7.1 million, led by a drop in the construction industry to 13.1% of workers from 14.5% a year earlier, the bureau said.
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This is great news. Unions losing membership. Just maybe some companies that were driven out of America by the unions will come back. Very unlikely though.