Labor Bill Could End Secret Ballot Vote

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Congressional leaders have introduced the Employee Free Choice Act in the House and Senate.

The act could end the secret ballot vote for employees considering forming a union and allow union leaders to solicit cards with employee signatures instead.

The bill has major support in the Democratic party and is expected to pass a House vote.

Click play to watch the CBN News report followed by comments from Pat Robertson on labor unions.

Critics of the legislation tell CBN News the lack of a secret ballot will bully employees into joining a union.

"This is a very partisan sort of political back scratching kind of bill. It is something the labor unions have pushed because they have dwindling membership," a critic said.

The Senate is expected to take up the Employee Free Choice Act after easter.

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