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There is nothing fair about forcing a person to join a labor union in order to have a job. Jason Hartman interviews Mark Mix, President of the National Right to Work Committee, as they discuss the impact of labor unions in the economy.
[1:40] In some states, you are forced to join a union if you want a job.
[2:00] Mark explains what it means to have a Right to Work in one of the 27 Right To Work states.
[5:15] Is there still a need for labor unions in the workplace in the US?
[10:00] Employment growth has been higher in the right to work states versus forced-unionism states.
[18:15] Simply put, the right to work states give power back to the worker instead of the union official.
[21:50] Generally, how much are union dues?