January 25, 2009
By: Ron Moore
In an open letter to the new president titled: What Obama Must Do, in the latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine, Paul Krugman, Nobel Prize-winning Princeton economist endorses the Employee Free Choice Act as a key component of the economic recovery plan:
Additionally, scholar James K. Galbraith, author of the new book “The Predator State: How Conservatives Abandoned the Free Market and Why Liberals Should Too” agrees. He notes the labor movement’s essential role in creating The New Deal and the economic benefits produced when workers organize.